The Olympic Eagles moved into the ultimate qualifying round of the 2023 Africa U-23 Cup of Nations after edging out Tanzania 2-0 on the Lekan Salami Stadium, Adamasingba, Ibadan, on Saturday.
Salisu Yusuf’s aspect sailed by 3-1 on combination.
Both groups failed to register a purpose in the primary half.
Ogunniyi Oluwatimilehin Abiodun opened the scoring for Nigeria a minute earlier than the hour mark from an outstanding free-kick.
Captain Success Makanjuola doubled the lead from the penalty spot in the 67th minute.
The Eagles will face Guinea in the ultimate qualifying round.
Morocco will host the U-23 AFCON in November 2023.
The competitors will function the qualifier for the 2023 Olympic Games to be staged in Paris, France.