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29 May 2017
The Nigerian ladies, who were bronze medallists in the 2015 edition, were incidentally in the same group with Senegal who they beat but lost in the crucial semifinal to Cameroun. They however, beat the 2013 champions, Angola for the bronze.
31 Oct 2016
There is no rest for FIBA Africa Zone Three champions, First Bank Basketball, who are expected to begin preparation for the finals, which comes up in Mozambique next month.
25 Oct 2016
Kano Pillars believe they have the quality to retain their title despite the early hiccups they experienced in their opening game against Elan Sportif de Porto Novo ...
29 Sep 2016
Looking forward to a successful campaign in Togo, First Bank coach, Peter Ahmedu, said the Elephant Girls would fight hard to make a mark in the championship.
12 Sep 2016
Speaking ahead of the championship, First Bank Basketball club coach, Peter Ahmedu, stated that with two Africa titles in 2003 and 2009, the Elephant Girls will fight hard to make a mark in Togo.
7 Sep 2016
FIBA Africa has given teams expected to participate in FIBA Africa Zone Three Championship in Lome, Togo to register for the event on or before September 25.
1 Jul 2016
The FIBA Africa Zone 3 U-18 Championship for Boys and Girls scheduled to commence from July 2 to July 9 in Cotonou, Republic of Benin, will be held without Nigeria.
29 Jun 2016
Women basketball national team coach, Scott Nnaji, has blamed Nigeria’s failure to qualify for the 2016 Rio Olympic Games on poor preparation ahead of the qualifiers.
24 Jun 2016
World basketball ruling body (FIBA) yesterday said that Nigeria’s U-17 team would be credited with forfeits for their game against Canada and Japan in the on-going FIBA U-17 Women’s World Championship in Spain.


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Gov. Okezie Ikpeazu of Abia has said that his administration will provide the support necessary for the success of the 2023 Population and Housing Census in the state.
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Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps (NSCDC) says it has recovered 21,600 litres of Premium Motor Spirit (PMS) known as petrol from pipeline vandals in Badagry, Lagos State.
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An organic hair care manufacturing company in Lagos, Mara Cruiz Limited, has unveiled an initiative to empower about 1,000 African women and giving them an opportunity to resell their products with low entry fee.
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The Rule of Law and Empowerment Initiative also known as Partners West Africa Nigeria, in collaboration with Ford Foundation, has kick-started a campaign for  survivors-centred policing of gender-based violence cases in Nigeria. The Executive Director, Partners West Africa Nigeria (PWAN), Kemi Okentedo, stated that the group works in  the areas of security, governance and criminal…
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The Abuja Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ACCI) on Thursday disclosed that 300 corporate exhibitors would be participating in the 17th Abuja International Trade Fair (AITF). Director-General, ACCI, Victoria Akai, who disclosed this in Abuja, said the event is expected to be declared open by President Muhammadu Buhari on Friday. The 17th AITF is scheduled…