The president of the Federal republic of Nigeria, Muhammad Buhari via his social media platforms has congratulated Tobi Amusan and her stellar performance at the World Athletics Championships 2022. Below is what he wrote:
I join millions of Nigerians in celebrating Tobi Amusan and her stellar performance at the World Athletics Championships 2022.
Her new World Record and Gold Medal have brought excitement and joy and hope to all of us, and made our national anthem resonate on a global stage.
I also commend and celebrate Ese Brume for her long jump Silver Medal. #TeamNigeria have represented us with honour & pride; displaying courage, integrity and good sportsmanship, and proving that with hard work & determination, success is achievable.