This morning, the victorious D’Tigress, presented the championship Trophy they won at the just concluded Afro Basket ball tournament to President Muhammadu Buhari.
The President was thrilled at the success of the young women. He congratulated them and instructed that a million Naira be awarded to each of the young women and N500,000 each to team officials as reward for a successful competition.
D’Tigress emerged champions of the 2017 FIBA Women’s Afrobasket tournament on Sunday after winning all eight games they played in the tournament.
They defeated Senegal 65-48 in the final to clinch the title.