‘Tokyo 2020 teams still open to eligible Nigerians’
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has revealed that the doors of the senior men and women national teams, which are billed to play at next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, are still open
NBBF will not beg overseas-based stars to play for Nigeria, says Ogunade
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has debunked the story that the body has been begging overseas-based players, especially the Nigerian born Americans, to play for the men and women national teams at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
‘NBBF borrowed money to fund D’Tigress’ title defence’
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has declared that the body borrowed money from different sources to ensure the Nigeria women basketball team (D’Tigress) departed the country on Wednesday for the 2019 AfroBasket billed to dunk off in Senegal from August 10 to 18.
Paucity of funds threatens D’Tigress’ African title defence
African champions, D’Tigress of Nigeria are programmed to depart Lagos for Dakar today, but that plan is now doubtful, as the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) is yet to raise the needed fund to execute the trip.
Lagos holds basketball capacity training for schools’ coaches
As part of efforts to teach the basics of coaching cum techniques of the game, the Lagos State Basketball Association (LSBA) is organising a four-day workshop from October 25 to 28 for schools and academies.