NBBF explains MFM, Air Warriors coaches’ presence in D’Tigress’ team to Serbia
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) said it drafted coaches of Air Warriors of Abuja, Samson Sotuminu and MFM of Lagos Basketball Club, Aderemi Adewunmi to the technical crew of D’Tigress’ team to be exposed to the techniques of basketball.
D’Tigress open Olympic qualifiers’ camp in Belgrade
Nigeria's senior women’s national Basketball Team, D’Tigress will open their 2020 FIBA Olympic Qualifying Tournament camp on Saturday, February 1 in Belgrade.
NBBF applauds government’s gesture towards injured D’Tigress star
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has thanked the Minister of Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare for his fatherly intervention towards sourcing funds for injured D’Tigress player, Nkem Akaraiwe.
Hughley names 14 players as D’Tigress camp opens February
D’Tigress’ Head Coach, Otis Hughley has called up 14 players for the last phase of preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Qualification Tournament.
D’Tigress to face Japan, Brazil, Great Britain in 2020 Olympics Qualifiers
The senior women National Basketball team has been seeded in pot three alongside Japan, Brazil and Great Britain ahead of the draw ceremony for the 2020 Olympic Games qualifying tournament.
NBBF celebrates D’Tigress’ passage to Tokyo 2020 qualification tournament
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) is in festive mood following Nigerian women national team’s passage to the Tokyo 2020 Olympics qualification tournament at the weekend.
‘Now, guys want to play for Nigeria’
Success in organised sport is a process. It doesn’t just happen. Most of the successful basketball-playing nations of the world have well-articulated programmes, which ensure that at every given period, they churn out talents for their various national teams.
D’Tigress, NBBF bag FIBA recognition, Dare lauds federation
Another feather was added to the already decorated cap of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) in the wee hours of yesterday in China. The NBBF was recognized as the federation with the Most Improved Women Team between 2017 and 2019 at the plenary session of the FIBA Congress and Awards Ceremony, which took place in Beijing yesterday.