The Super Eagles will depart Abidjan for Abuja today on a chartered flight by 3.30pm local time, officials have informed SCORENigeria
At least four of the players based in England have already returned to their bases directly from Cote d’Ivoire.
The Federal Government has promised to reward the team for their fine run at the 2023 AFCON against most expectations.
On Sunday night in Abidjan, the team fell 2-1 to hosts Cote d’Ivoire in the AFCON Final.
It was the fifth time Nigeria will lose an AFCON Final.