Nigeria has the potential to compete favourably in the comity of nations, but that could only be possible if the government provides a condusive environment for the youths to hone their skills....
One of Nigeria’s biggest names in basketball, Masai Ujiri, will, from today, start a tour of some schools in Lagos, where he will unveil some basketball courts his foundation, Giants of Africa, has built for the institutions.
Toronto Raptors’ President, Masai Ujiri, has advised Nigeria to stop the anti-productive practice of appointing non-professionals as sports ministers.
19 Aug 2019
President of basketball operations, Toronto Raptors, Masai Ujiri has urged the Federal Government to ensure that the Ministry of Sports is headed by a sports technocrat...
16 Aug 2019
Not many people in the world have led a sports franchise to win a major trophy. No African has been as successful on the global stage like Masai Ujiri has in leading...
14 Aug 2019
NBA title-winning manager, Masai Ujiri has tipped Nigeria’s senior national basketball team, D’Tigers, to come good at the FIBA Men’s Basketball World Cup billed to hold in China from August 31 to September 15.
27 Jun 2019
Toronto Raptors President, Masai Ujiri said Tuesday he has met with Kawhi Leonard, who is days away from becoming a free agent, and is confident the NBA champions can re-sign the superstar, reports Reuters.
26 Jun 2019
Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri says he'll stay with the club to vie for another NBA championship, and he believes star forward Kawhi Leonard will, too.
17 Jun 2019
If you are a sports fan, perhaps like many around the world, you would be glued to your TV today, watching the ongoing FIFA Women’s World Cup in France.
31 May 2019
Masai Ujiri, who only discovered basketball as a teen growing up in Nigeria, made the crucial decisions that lifted the Toronto Raptors from NBA disappointment to title contender.
31 May 2019
“If you don’t want to dream big, then there’s no dream at all.” – Masai Ujiri This week the Toronto Raptors begin a historical attempt at winning the NBA Finals title at the expense of the Golden State Warriors. It is the first time in the 24-year history of the Canada-based franchise that they have…
1 Feb 2019
NBA’s first African-born vice president, Masai Ujiri recently spoke to CNN’s Marketplace Africa about his approach to the business and the future of basketball in Africa.