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Kida explains 20-man Afrobasket selection

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has revealed that an abundance of talent made listing a 20-man provisional list for the 2021 FIBA Afrobasket qualifiers in Rwanda a particularly difficult job.

Coach Mike Brown reveals first D’Tigers team list for Afrobasket

D'Tigers Coach new coach Mike Brown has released a 20-man provisional list for the 2021 Afrobasket qualifiers slated for Kigali, Rwanda between 27th and 29th, November.

Edo 2020 Sports Festival gets Dec.03 date

The severally postponed 20th National Sports Festival (NSF) originally meant to take place in March through April 2020 in Benin City, Edo State, now has new definitive dates.

Nigeria takes aim at Afrobasket 2021

The leadership of the Nigeria Basketball Federation has affirmed that qualification for the 2021 FIBA Afrobasket Men's tournament is non-negotiable. This was stated on Tuesday (October 27) as countries...

Nigeria mourns FIBA Hall of Famer, Sangodeyi

The Nigerian basketball community is mourning the death of the first Nigerian basketball player to be awarded sportsman of the year, Yomi Sangodeyi. Popularly known as Yomi Basket, Sangodeyi...

Total commits N150m to grassroots basketball development

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has signed a 5-year deal with Total E&P Nigeria worth N150 million (USD 390,000) for the sponsorship of the Men’s Divisions One and Two national basketball leagues.

Victor Williams appointed new NBA Africa CEO

©NBA c/o APO The National Basketball Association (NBA) has named Victor Williams CEO of NBA Africa, effective Aug. 17, 2020, it was announced by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver. Williams, an accomplished...

A taste of Victor Muzadi

From BAQE host, Silalei: "Victor Muzadi is one of those people who will talk up his home team constantly. No surprise when that's one of Africa's best-ever basketball teams - Angola. However, peel back...

Hoops on the Nile – a journey to South Sudan

As much as it can interfere with regular life, one of the best things about a factual TV show is that you have to get out on the road. A sports show...

Michael Jordan weighs in on George Floyd’s death

NBA legend Michael Jordan has released a statement expressing his grief and outrage over the death of George Floyd. With protesters taking to the streets...
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