Nigerian basketballers need more competitions to grow, says Ujiri
Co- founder of Giants of Africa (GOA) basketball programme, Masai Ujiri has called on the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) and corporate bodies to organise more championships for youths aspiring to become stars in the dunking game, saying lack of competitions has stunted the country’s growth in the game.
Ujiri tops list of coaches for Giants of Africa Nigerian camp
Originator of the Giants of Africa basketball talents hunt, Masai Ujiri will lead the cast of illustrious coaches for the Nigerian leg of the programme slated to run in Lagos from August 21 to 25.
Giants of Africa to celebrate 15th year across seven countries, says Ujiri
Giants of Africa, the not-for-profit co-founded by Toronto Raptors president, Masai Ujiri on Wednesday announced they would visit seven countries across the African continent this August as part of its 15th anniversary celebrations.
Masai Ujiri’s giants of Africa dream
Fifty-eight sweaty young men sat down in six rows on the floor of the Molade Okoya Thomas Hall of the Teslim Balogun Stadium on Saturday, August 12, listening to one of the most evocative messages they would ever hear.
We will take Giants of Africa beyond basketball court, says Ujiri
The Toronto Raptors’ manager in the famous NBA has been running the camp with some of his friends, including his former coach in Kaduna, an American, Oliver Johnson, who is better known in basketball circles as OBJ.
Stakeholders need to be committed to improve basketball in Nigeria, says Ujiri
General Manager of Toronto Raptors, Masai Ujiri, believes the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) and all stakeholders in the game should pay more attention to players’ welfare and provide ...