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Nigeria Basketball Federation

9 Sep 2021
Youth and Sports Development Ministry has affirmed that elections into the boards of the national sports federations will hold on November 30, 2021.
18 Aug 2021
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), yesterday, said that Coach Alex Nwora is still an integral part of the senior men’s national basketball team’s (D’Tigers) technical set-up
28 May 2021
Nigeria’s preparation for a successful outing in the women basketball event at the forthcoming Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games has entered the final stretch with three grade A friendlies lined up for D’Tigress.
2 Feb 2021
President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), Engr. Ahmadu Musa Kida, has disclosed that the federation is working to ensure that the Premier Basketball League, Zenith Women’s League
2 Dec 2020
Being in the final squad of the men and women’s basketball teams to the biggest international competition in a calendar year is the biggest thing that can happen to a player
23 Nov 2020
FIBA lists Ahmedu, two others as match officials D’Tigers’ Coach, Mike Brown, has arrived in Kigali, Rwanda ahead of the 2021 AfroBasket qualifiers billed to hold from November 27 to 29. Coach Brown, who touched down on Saturday night, was accompanied by one of his assistants, Kuester John, a former Detroit Pistons coach. Leader of…
29 May 2020
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has revealed that the doors of the senior men and women national teams, which are billed to play at next year’s Olympic Games in Tokyo, Japan, are still open
13 Jan 2020
The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has stated that the country’s female national team, the D’Tigress, would not suffer paucity of funds, as the team opens camp
2 Dec 2019
Nile University Abuja on Saturday won the 2019 Total National Division Two Basketball League concluded at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos.
14 Oct 2019
The Atlantic Conference of the men’s basketball Premier League, earlier scheduled to hold in Lagos, would now take place in Ilorin, the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has revealed. The federation has also disclosed that registration for the season has been extended by seven days
30 Aug 2019
Another feather was added to the already decorated cap of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) in the wee hours of yesterday in China. The NBBF was recognized as the federation with the Most Improved Women Team between 2017 and 2019 at the plenary session of the FIBA Congress and Awards Ceremony, which took place in Beijing yesterday.
27 Aug 2019
Playing in the FIBA World Cup is one of the best things that can happen to a basketball player. Nigeria is currently preparing for the China 2019 FIBA World Cup, which is five days away, but the composition of the final team is still unknown to the players.


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