FIBA writes NBBF, shifts deadline for reconciliation to February
The Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA) has said it would not ban Nigeria or compel the country to hold fresh elections into the board...
Kuta urges total support for D’Tigers
Adamu Kuta, Head Coach of Niger Potters basketball club of Minna, has urged the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) to avail the D’Tigers of all required support for the desired success.
Gallant D’Tigers arrive in Lagos today
Nigeria now 34th in FIBA women ranking Silver medalists at the just-concluded FIBA Afrobasket championship, D'Tigers will return to Nigeria this morning aboard a Royal Air Maroc flight.
Nigeria beat Senegal 76-71, meet Tunisia in Afrobasket finals
Nigeria’s Senior men Basketball team, D’Tigers, have again proven their commitment to defend the continental title in basketball by beating Senegal 76-71 points in a semi-final FIBA Afrobasket encounter on Friday.
NBBF allays fears over D’Tigers’ bid for glory at FIBA Afrobasket Championship
The Nigeria Basketball Federation has urged Nigerians not to push the panic button as the men’s senior national basketball team, the D’Tigers prepare for their quarterfinal clash against Cameroon at the ongoing 2017 Afrobasket Men championship.
D’Tigers escape Cote d’Ivoire scare, fans applaud first win
Femi Adefeso, a sports analyst said that the match gave D’Tigers a bit of what to expect in the championship.
Ochefu upbeat as D’Tigers begin title defence
Washington Wizards’ centre, Daniel Ochefu is hopeful and aiming for the trophy as Nigeria begins the campaign to retain the African cup they won in Tunisia two years ago.
D’Tigers depart to Tunisia, sure of retaining FIBA Afrobasket Championship title
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) believes the men’s national team, which is currently getting ready for the Afrobasket Championship slated to dunk off in Senegal and Tunisia on Friday, will retain their title.