The result meant the Pharaohs started off their qualification to next year’s Africa Cup of Nations on a victorious note.
Prof. Osinbajo disclosed this in a chat with newsmen at the end of an Extraordinary Summit of the ECOWAS Authority of Heads of State and Government held in Accra, Ghana on Friday.
Liverpool teammates Sadio Mane and Naby Keita were playing on opposite ends, with both players were captaining.
The National Elephants – captained by Liverpool star Naby Keita – are in Group B alongside Malawi, Senegal, and Zimbabwe for the tournament that is set to begin on January 9.
The Guinean side, who are bound for the 2021 Africa Cup of Nations in Cameroon, arrived in Kigali on Tuesday.
Kaba Diawara continues as Guinea coach, while Burhan Tia replaces Hubert Velud in charge of Sudan.
The West African leaders made the call in a communiqué at the end of the 60th Ordinary Session of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS, held in Abuja on Sunday.
The countries in attendance are Nigeria, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Congo Brazzaville, Guinea Conakry, Kenya, Mali, Tanzania and Chad.
The match, played at the Samson Siasia Sports Complex in Yenagoa, saw the youthful team winning by four goals to two.
According to a statement by Osinbajo’s spokesman, Laolu Akande, the vice president said this on Wednesday at a virtual Extraordinary Session of the Authority of Heads of State and Government of ECOWAS member-states, where he represented President Muhammadu Buhari.
Morocco stars had arrived in Guinea ahead of their Qatar 2022 qualifier originally scheduled for today.
This reverses the previous day’s decision to suspend its participation in the Games citing the pandemic.
The matches are to be played from Wednesday to Saturday.
Dr. Matshidiso Moeti, the agency’s Regional Director for Africa, gave the warning during a briefing on Thursday.
In a video that surfaced online showing the attire, Biden and Harris’s names were imprinted on the Aso Ebi showed off by two Nigerian men.
Enyimba Football Club of Nigeria have crashed out of the CAF Confederation Cup after falling 2-0 to Guinean side, Horoya AC, in the quarterfinal second leg at the Stade du Septembre 28 on Sunday.
Yemisi Samuel scored a hat-trick as the Flamingos thrashed their Guinean counterparts 6-1 on Saturday in a first round first leg game of the 2020 FIFA Under-17 Women’s World Cup Qualifiers.
Farouq said that the title was conferred on President Conde in recognition of the love he has for the President Muhammadu Buhari and Nigeria.
According to a statement by the President’s Senior Special Assistant on Media and Publicity, Malam Garba Shehu, in Abuja on Saturday, President Conde is in Daura for Eid El-Kabir celebrations.
Nigeria won the first quarter, 20-10 points but Guinea closed up the gap and both sides headed into half time tied at 23 points, in a quarter Nigeria managed to score only three points.