International Basketball Federation, FIBA has congratulated Nigeria’s women  basketball team D’Tigress following their qualification for this year’s Olympic games in Tokyo.

D’Tigress’ qualification was confirmed after the United States trounced Mozambique 124 points to 39.

Prior to the game between the United States and Mozambique, D’Tigress had lost their second game in the qualifiers to host Serbia 70 – 64.

But qualification was sealed following the United States win.

The Otis Hughley-led side will now be making a return to the Olympic games after making their debut at the Athens 2004 games.