In a tweet on his personal Twitter handle, @BukolaSaraki, the President of the Senate expressed pride at the accomplishments of the girls, stating that their journey to the Winter Olympics defies all odds.
The Senate President said:
“I am super proud of Seun Adigun, Ngozi Onwumere and Akuoma Omeoga.
“These 3 young women are defying all odds and making history by representing Nigeria in Bobsledding at the Winter #Olympics!
“Keep flying the flag Inline image 1! We will continue to support you.”