Nigeria clocked 58 today after gaining independence in 1960, thus some Super Eagles stars took to their social media platforms to celebrate the nation on the occasion of her 58th Independence anniversary on Monday.
“Happy Independence Day Nigeria, your big 17 at Arsenal and for the Nigeria national team celebrating you,” Alex Iwobi said in a video he posted on Twitter.
“Happy Independence Day to all my fellow countrymen. 58 years of freedom and independence. May God continue to bless our nation & may his grace continue forever. #Weareone #Nigeria #EK,???” Oghenekaro Etebo tweeted via his official handle on Monday.
Leicester City midfielder, Wilfred Ndidi is also in celebration mood.
“Happy Independence Day Naija,??” Ndidi tweeted.
He added: “Today is a day that represents freedom, equality, and unity. I stand proud to be a Nigerian and on this day of our independence.
Al Nasser of Saudi Arabia striker, Ahmed Miss also wishes his country well on her 58th Independence Day celebration
“Today is a day that represents freedom, equality, and unity. I stand proud to be a Nigerian and on this day of our independence. I want to salute all my fellow Nigerians in honor of this great day. Happy Independence Day. #ILoveMyCountry #ForeverAEagle #Weareone #Nigeria @58 ??? ” Musa tweeted.
Galatasaray of Turkey forward, Henry Onyekuru is also in Independence Day mood.
“Happy Independence Day to my Country.?? Let’s celebrate my brothers and sisters ?,” Onyekuru posted on his Twitter handle.-
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