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16 Sep 2020
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) and Total Nigeria Limited yesterday renewed their league sponsorship partnership for another five years.
14 Sep 2020
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has announced that it will officially sign a memorandum of understanding with Total E&P Nigeria Limited tomorrow for the sponsorship rights of the Division 1 and 2 men’s basketball leagues.
20 Apr 2020
Determined to put up great fights when the game resumes after the coronavirus induced break, the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) is preparing to co-opt top stars...
28 Nov 2019
Reigning African Champions, Nigeria will face world number one, United States of America, Serbia and Mozambique in the battle for a spot at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
18 Nov 2019
Rivers Hoopers Basketball Club of Port Harcourt beat Raptors of Lagos 97 to 57 to win the 2019 President’s Cup, which ended at the indoor sports hall of the National Stadium, Lagos yesterday.
1 Jun 2019
Ugo Udezue is a former Nigeria international basketball player who worked in the United States developing African players after he retired professionally. He resigned his lucrative job in the USA and returned to Lagos where he is helping African continent with Continental Basketball League and AFA Sports products. He spoke with journalists in Lagos. What…
15 Apr 2019
Amid tight security, the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) over the weekend held its annual general meeting...
1 Jan 2019
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has called on its stakeholders to brace up for another rollercoaster ride in 2019, saying it is as ready for another successful foray in the international game. Despite landmark achievements in 2018, the NBBF believes that 2019 will be better. According to NBBF President, Musa Kida, “the 2018 achievements were…
10 Oct 2018
For many wondering what comes next after the 2018 World Cup heroics of the D’Tigress, the President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), Musa Kida has assured that attention will now be shifted to the grassroots and various domestic leagues being organised by the federation. Kida told NBBF media that to ensure the sustainability of…
6 Oct 2018
D’Tigress have moved up 15 places in the latest FIBA Women’s ranking to 19th spot in the world after their 2018 World Cup heroics.At the last world cup, Nigeria became the first African team to win more than 1 game in a single World Cup tournament, and also advance to the quarterfinals of the competition.
3 Oct 2018
The Federation of International Basketball Federations (FIBA) has congratulated the Nigeria Basketball Federation for being the first team in the world to qualify for the 2019 Men’s cup in China. In a letter addressed to the NBBF President, Musa Kida, FIBA Secretary General, Patrick Baumann said punching a ticket to the World Cup was not just…
28 Sep 2018
On Tuesday, for the first time ever, Nigeria’s female basketball team, D’Tigress, secured qualification beyond the Group Stage of the ongoing FIBA Women’s World Cup.


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Justice Oluwatoyin Taiwo of an Ikeja Special Offences Court has fixed Dec. 15 to rule on the admissibility of the confessional statement of Nollywood actor Olanrewaju James, who is facing allegations
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Gov. Nyesom Wike of Rivers on Thursday said he would not impose any governorship aspirant of his choice on the people of Rivers come 2023.
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Streaming giant Netflix will release the final five episodes of its Spanish hit series Money Heist on Friday. Created by Spain's private Antena 3 network, the thriller about a gang of thieves and their elaborate heists fast became Netflix's most-watched series not in English after the platform picked up the show in December 2017. The robber characters…
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The IMF on Thursday urged advanced economies in the G20 to extend and improve its debt relief initiative, warning that many countries face a dire crisis without the help.
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Gambians will go to the polls to pick a president on Saturday, in the first election in the poor West African country since ex-dictator Yahya Jammeh fled into exile.