Tuesday, 27th September 2022
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29 Jan
With less than two weeks to the January 31 deadline given to Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) to conduct its board elections by the Federation of International Basketball Association ...
3 Dec 2021
World basketball governing body, Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA) has declared that it will not accept any amendment to the 2019 NBBF constitution.
1 Dec 2021
World basketball governing body, Federation of international Basketball Association (FIBA), has extended the deadline earlier given
29 Nov 2021
Nigeria’s D’Tigers on Sunday beat Uganda 95-69 to lead in the first round in Group A of the African Qualifiers for the 2023 FIBA Basketball World Cup.
15 Nov 2021
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has given Nigeria until November 30 to hold election into the board of Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) or face a ban.
18 Jul 2021
United States Basketball players, Nneka Ogwumike and Elizabeth Williams, have reportedly filed appeals at the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) after the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) said they were ineligible to represent Nigeria at Tokyo 2020.
16 Jun 2021
Hamane Niang has temporarily stepped down as International Basketball Federation (FIBA) president amid allegations of systemic sexual harassment within the Mali Basketball Federation, reports insidethegames.biz.
24 Mar 2021
Twelve Nigerians have been accredited to officiate in the 2021/2023 international basketball window.
17 Feb 2021
Nigeria’s men’s senior national basketball team, D’Tigers, will take on South Sudan in their first game of the qualifiers for the 2021 FIBA Afrobasket Championship holding in Tunisia.
17 Dec 2020
The NBA’s best players will feature at next year’s Tokyo Olympics even though the season could end just days before the Games get underway, according to FIBA Secretary General Andreas Zagklis, reports Reuters. The new NBA season will start next week, on Dec. 22, with the regular season wrapping up on May 16 before the…
10 Dec 2020
Nigeria’s Senior Basketball team, D’Tigers, has retained its continental lead and moved up to 22nd position in world ranking after winning all its games at the FIBA AfroBasket qualifiers.
6 Dec 2020
The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has unveiled the logo for the 2023 World Cup in the Philippines, Japan and Indonesia.


25 mins ago
Alhaji Lai Mohammed, Minister of Information and Culture, says that no one culture in Nigeria can survive alone.
30 mins ago
As Nigeria prepares for the 2023 general election, National Orientation Agency (NOA), on Monday, unveiled a campaign for women's participation in politics to seek the removal of marginalisation syndrome on the feminine gender.
50 mins ago
The Transmission Company of Nigeria (TCN) says it has restored the national grid after its partial collapse on Monday.
1 hour ago
Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has described as false reports that the N400 million money laundering case against former National Publicity Secretary of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP), Olisa Metuh had been struck out.
1 hour ago
Bandits have threatened to kill three sisters, who were kidnapped in Kaduna, including a housewife, Hajiya Zainab Yusuf Mohammed, that eventually gave birth in captivity, alongside the baby