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The Flying Eagles broke the deadlock in the 73rd minute through Yahaya free-kick that beat the Niger goalkeeper to hand Aigbogun’s side their second win in the competition.
Nigeria finish top of Group A with seven points. South Africa who beat Burundi 1-0 in the other matchday-3 game of Group A are second and advance to the semi-finals and also with a spot at the 2019 FIFA U-20 World Cup
The Amajita will clash with Group B winners Senegal in the semifinals.
The Flying Eagles will face the rummer up in Group B in the semi-final on the 13th of February.
Ghana and Mali occupy second and third spots in Group B and are both in contention for a second-place finish having been tied on the same points.