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Nigeria rejoices in Africa Cup triumph

Jubilant fans greet Super Eagles as team returns from South Africa with third continental title.
Last Modified: 13 Feb 2013 01:43

Thousands of football fans in Nigeria's capital have welcomed home the new Africa Cup of Nations champions.

The Super Eagles, as the national side is known, returned from South Africa with their third continental title.

Al Jazeera's Yvonne Ndege reports from Abuja, Nigeria.

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