Yellow Greens returns to the country, received by the President and Vice President
YELLOW GREENS RETURN FROM UGANDA
The Yellow Greens arrived home to a resounding applause from the President and Vice President of the Federation Prof. Yahaya Ukwenya and Mr Uyi Akpata, after their exploits in the just concluded ICC T-20 World Cup Qualifier, Africa Finals in Uganda.
Nigeria finished 3rd in her quest for one of the 2 qualification tickets after losing the first game to Kenya, then beating Botswana and Ghana in match 2 and 3. Match 4 and 5 against Namibia and Uganda were called off due to rain and points shared by teams involved.
The Captain of the team Ademola Onikoyi made presentations of mementos received from Zimbabwe Cricket and Botswana Cricket Association to the President and Vice President of the Federation who were on ground to welcome the team.
MUSA EHIZOJE BODIE
PUBLIC RELATIONS OFFICER (NCF)