President Buhari congratulates paralympic team for outstanding performance

President Muhammadu Buhari has congratulated Nigeria’s team for an outstanding performance at the Paralympic games in Rio, Brazil.

President Buhari joined all sports-loving Nigerians in commending the athletes for doing the country proud by winning 12 medals and setting new records, which made them the top-performing African team at the 2016 games.

The President also extolled the resilient spirit of the Nigerian
Paralympic athletes, who were able to excel in the face of adversity.
President Buhari applauded the athletes for their tenacity, focus and
determination, which has brought glory to the country.

The President also extended gratitude to all the officials and
trainers of the Paralympic athletes, who made sacrifices and
persevered to fly the country’s colours.