D’Tigers went on to defeat Mozambique 51-42 later on Saturday to set the stage for their meeting in Sunday’s final.
The team’s long-serving captain, Olumide Oyedeji who inspired them to winning all the four matches, won the competition’s Most Valuable Player award.
“What we have done was achieved through team work and good preparations,’’ a delighted Oyedeji said while speaking on the D’Tigers’ victory.
The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the team was expected back in Lagos on Monday.
They are scheduled to take on Burkina Faso in the second leg game of their final round fixture in the qualifiers for the 2015 FIBA Africa Championship, also known as Afrobasket.
The qualifier is also for the 2015 All-Africa Games.(NAN)