No room for mercenaries in 2018 NOGIG, says organisers
The Local Organizing Committee (LOC) of the 2018 Nigerian Oil and Gas Industry Games (NOGIG) says it has put the machinery in place to ensure that only genuine staffers compete in the Games. The 17th edition of the Games will hold in Lagos from Sunday, February 18 to 24. The LOC chairman, Aminu Zaria said…
Erinfolami seeks to consolidate on Kwara Falcons’ recent successes with continental outing
Kwara Falcons’ new coach Lateef Erinfolami says he wants to consolidate on the club’s recent successes by ensuring they play on the continent as soon as possible. “The thinking of a coach or a new management is to improve on what is on ground. “I definitely want to improve on what I met on the…
NBBF to decide clubs for promotion, relegation in January
Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has disclosed that it would review the performances of the teams and ratify promotions to the elite division and the relegated teams during its stakeholder meeting in January.
Argentina shoot down Nigeria in basketball
Perennial medal contenders Argentina eased past Nigeria 94-66 in each team's Rio Olympic debut as Facundo Campazza scored 19 points on 5-of-8 shooting from three-point territory.
Basketball fans unhappy with D’Tigers Olympic preparation
Some basketball fans in Lagos reacting to Nigeria’s poor showing at Stankovic Cup in China, say the Nigeria Basketball Federations (NBBF) is lackadaisical in the team’s preparations.
Yejide Grammar School, others in Nestle Milo secondary school basketball semis
Yejide Grammar School Ibadan, Government Secondary School, Gboko, Crowther Memorial College, Lokoja and Wesley Senior Girls Secondary School, Lagos, have qualified for the semifinals ...
Cross River, Bayelsa are Equatorial Conference champions
The boys’ final match between Akwa Ibom and Cross River was thrilling and sensational, with Government Secondary School Barracks Cross River battling with Ritman College Ikot Ikpene, Akwa Ibom State.
Adamawa, Kogi reach Nestle Milo Basketball Confluence quarterfinals
Kogi and Adamawa states’ representatives in the Girls category of the on-going Nestle Milo Basketball Championships Confluence Conference have booked their quarterfinal tickets ...