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Speaking at the Government House, Calabar, Cross River State while receiving a delegation of the Nigeria Football Federation, led by the 1st Vice President, Chief Mike Umeh, Governor Imoke equated the silver medal won by the Golden Eaglets at the African U-17 Championship in Morocco to gold

The self-styled New Nigeria Golden Eaglets under Coach Manu Garba, who qualified the team for the championship last December after winning six matches, have been drawn against two West African rivals, Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire, and 2011 second runner-up, Congo-Brazzaville, at the championship to be held between April 13 and 27