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28 Aug 2018
Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) President, Musa Kida strongly believes the women’s senior national team will give a good representation of Africa when the 2018 World Cup tips off in Spain. The Nigerian team is currently in Lagos preparing for the World Cup and Kida believes the chosen players are the best squad available for the…
3 Aug 2018
NBBF Media Officer, Afolabi Oni, in a statement on Friday said the decision was taken after extensive consultations and assessment of the team’s progress in camp ahead of the 2018 FIBA Women World Cup in Tenerife, Spain.
22 Jul 2018
After successfully hosting the third quarter of FIBA Men’s 2019 World Cup qualifier last month, Nigeria has once again been awarded the right to stage the fourth window of the World Cup qualifier, from September 14 to 16, at the National Stadium, Surulere, Lagos.
7 Jul 2018
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has said that the women national basketball team would begin training before the end of this month for the 18th edition of the Federation of International Basketball Associations (FIBA) Women World Cup holding in Tenerife, Canary Island, Spain from September 22 to 30.
14 May 2018
As part of efforts to begin a new league season this year, the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has finalised plans to meet with all the stakeholders on May 16 in Lagos and May 18 in Abuja, the federation has announced. The meeting, it said, is to deliberate on issues concerning the game.
4 May 2018
In April 2017, the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) announced an unprecedented five-year $12million deal with Kwese TV to sponsor its Premier Basketball League. That deal, worth $2.2m annually, was the biggest single deal in Nigerian sport. Last week, the NBBF reportedly signed another two-year 60million Naira deal with TOTAL Nigeria for the Divisions One and…
3 May 2018
Unless wise counsel prevails, the crisis dogging Nigerian basketball could go a notch higher following a fresh dispute over who should control competitions in the game’s calendar.
27 Apr 2018
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) made a landmark achievement yesterday when it signed a N600 million sponsorship deal with oil giants, Total, which has now become...
16 Jan 2018
Following the recent arguments on who controls the Nigeria basketball league and national teams in the country after FIBA’s December communique...
27 Nov 2017
The Nigeria Olympic Committee (NOC) has revealed that the internal wrangling between the current Nigerian Basketball Federation (NBBF) president, Musa Kida and his predecessor, Tijani Umar has not been resolved with the November 30 deadline....
9 Nov 2017
The President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Musa Kida is excited at the prospect of Nigeria participating in the FIBA 3x3 event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
8 Nov 2017
The President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Musa Kida is excited at the prospect of Nigeria participating in the FIBA 3x3 event at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.


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