President Muhammadu Buhari has given N1 million each to members of Dâ€™Tigress female basketball team.
The president also gave team officials N500,000 each.
On Sunday, Dâ€™Tigress emerged champions of the 2017 FIBA Womenâ€™s Afrobasket tournament.
They clinched the title after defeating the Senegal team 65-48 in the final.
Buhari made the announcement at the commencement the weekly federal executive council (FEC) meeting on Wednesday â€“ the first he would attend since he returned from his medical leave in the UK.