The Super Eagles of Nigeria, today, defeated Cote d'Ivoire to qualify for the semi finals of the African Cup of Nations in South Africa. Goals from Emenike and Sunday Mba were enough for Nigeria to kick Cote d'Ivoire out of the competition that ended 2-1.
Emenike opened scores from a free kick tipped to him by Mikel Obi. Tiote equalised for the Elephants of Cote d'Ivoire at the beginning of the second half cancelling the first half goal by. Nigeria.
A 78-minute goal from Sunday Mba was enough to seal the game for Nigeria and set up a semi final match with Mali.