FIBA AFRICA CELEBRATES BASKETBALL PROGRESS IN NIGERIA
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FIBA AFRICA CELEBRATES BASKETBALL PROGRESS IN NIGERIA

It was a celebration of exploits of Nigerian Basketball on the global stage at the 17th FIBA Africa Congress in Mali on Saturday. The meeting presided over by…

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NBBF PREMIER LEAGUE COMMENCES ON JULY 8
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NBBF PREMIER LEAGUE COMMENCES ON JULY 8

Twenty five teams will begin campaign for league glory and a continental ticket when the Nigeria Basketball Federation organized Men’s Premier League tip off on July 8. The…

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NBBF THROWS OPEN ZENITH WOMEN BASKETBALL LEAGUE SLOTS
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NBBF THROWS OPEN ZENITH WOMEN BASKETBALL LEAGUE SLOTS

Ahead of the new basketball season, the Nigeria Basketball Federation has called on interested individuals and corporate entities to apply for slots in the Zenith Bank sponsored Women’s…

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NBBF ROLLS OUT DATES FOR THE 2019 SEASON
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NBBF ROLLS OUT DATES FOR THE 2019 SEASON

Registration of players has commenced ahead of the 2019 Basketball season for the Total National Division 1 and 2 Men’s leagues as well as the Zenith Women Basketball…

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UGBOAJA CONFIDENT OF D’TIGERS IN CHINA 2019 BASKETBALL WORLD CUP
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UGBOAJA CONFIDENT OF D’TIGERS IN CHINA 2019 BASKETBALL WORLD CUP

Nigeria men national basketball team D’Tigers will be among the 32 teams that will be on parade from August 31 through September 15 when China play hosts in…

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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION MOURNS DEAD STAKEHOLDERS
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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION MOURNS DEAD STAKEHOLDERS

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has condoled with the family of Kunle Delano and Saratu Luga over the death of two of its key stakeholders in Nigeria basketball. Delano…

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AHMEDU, KINGSLEY TO FEATURE PROMINENTLY IN AFRO-LEAGUE FINAL 4
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AHMEDU, KINGSLEY TO FEATURE PROMINENTLY IN AFRO-LEAGUE FINAL 4

Nigerians will still play prominent roles in the Final 4 taking place this weekend in Luanda, Angola despite the failure of Rivers Hoopers of Port Harcourt and Defenders…

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NBBF PROMISES TECHNICAL SUPPORT TO STAKEHOLDERS AND INVESTORS
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NBBF PROMISES TECHNICAL SUPPORT TO STAKEHOLDERS AND INVESTORS

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has promised technical support to all individuals and corporate bodies investing in basketball camps and development at the grassroots level. While commending the players’…

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OJEABURU’S WORLD CUP NOMINATIONS EXCITES NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION
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OJEABURU’S WORLD CUP NOMINATIONS EXCITES NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has congratulated Kingsley Ojeaburu over his recent nomination by the Federation of International Basketball Federation ahead of the 2019 Men’s World Cup in China…

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2019 FIBA WORLD CUP: D’TIGERS TO PLAY CANADA AND DOMINICAN REPUBLIC FRIENDLIES
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2019 FIBA WORLD CUP: D’TIGERS TO PLAY CANADA AND DOMINICAN REPUBLIC FRIENDLIES

In its quest to adequately prepare the D’Tigers for the 2019 FIBA Men’s World Cup, the Nigeria Basketball Federation has lined up multiple grade A friendlies against Dominican…

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NIGERIA’S BASKETBALL BOSS, KIDA GETS GENERAL ASSEMBLY’S VOTE OF CONFIDENCE
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NIGERIA’S BASKETBALL BOSS, KIDA GETS GENERAL ASSEMBLY’S VOTE OF CONFIDENCE

The General Assembly of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has passed a Vote of Confidence on Ahmadu Musa Kida as President of NBBF following the laudable achievements recorded…

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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION TO HOLD TRAINING FOR TECHNICAL OFFICIALS
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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION TO HOLD TRAINING FOR TECHNICAL OFFICIALS

Arrangements have been concluded by the Nigeria Basketball Federation to organize a three-day training and refresher course for its technical officials ahead of the new basketball season in…

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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION’S AGM TO HOLD AS SCHEDULED
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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION’S AGM TO HOLD AS SCHEDULED

The leadership of the Nigeria Basketball Federation has unequivocally stated that the planned 2019 Annual General Meeting of the Federation slated for Saturday in Abuja will go on…

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BASKETBALL: HIGH COURT STRIKES OUT SUIT CHALLENGING MUSA KIDA’S ELECTION
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BASKETBALL: HIGH COURT STRIKES OUT SUIT CHALLENGING MUSA KIDA’S ELECTION

A Federal High Court in Abuja presided over by Justice B.O Quadri has struck out a suit challenging the election of Musa Ahmadu Kida as president of the…

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MFM WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM, ‘OLUKOYA GIRLS’ ON BREAK
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MFM WOMEN’S BASKETBALL TEAM, ‘OLUKOYA GIRLS’ ON BREAK

After spending over two weeks in Akure, Ondo State in South West Nigeria, preparing for the new basketball season, the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries Women Basketball…

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ORGANIZERS RESCHEDULE KWESE PREMIER LEAGUE PRESEASON TOURNEY
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ORGANIZERS RESCHEDULE KWESE PREMIER LEAGUE PRESEASON TOURNEY

The League Management Board, LMB of the Kwese Basketball Premier League has announced the rescheduling of the preseason tournament earlier scheduled for April 8-10, 2019. A statement signed…

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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION CHIEFTAIN, OGUNADE TASKS CORPORATE ORGANIZATIONS ON SPORTS INVESTMENT
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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION CHIEFTAIN, OGUNADE TASKS CORPORATE ORGANIZATIONS ON SPORTS INVESTMENT

Nigeria Basketball Federation Vice President, Babatunde Ogunade has tasked Corporate Organizations in Nigeria to key into the ongoing revolution in the Nigerian basketball by investing in its further…

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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION TO HOLD AGM, STAKEHOLDERS FORUM APRIL 13
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NIGERIA BASKETBALL FEDERATION TO HOLD AGM, STAKEHOLDERS FORUM APRIL 13

The Nigeria Basketball Federation will hold its Annual General Meeting on Saturday, April 13th. The AGM which will have in attendance two representatives from the 36 basketball state…

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FIBA OPENS NEW AFRICAN HEADQUARTERS IN ABIDJAN
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FIBA OPENS NEW AFRICAN HEADQUARTERS IN ABIDJAN

The International Basketball Federation (FIBA) has opened a new headquarters in Abidjan in the Cote d’Ivoire.  The building was unveiled during a FIBA Central Board meeting, the first…

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NIGRIA’S BASKETBALL CHIEFTAIN, KIDA URGES DEFENDERS TO GO FOR BROKE AGAINST AS SALE
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NIGRIA’S BASKETBALL CHIEFTAIN, KIDA URGES DEFENDERS TO GO FOR BROKE AGAINST AS SALE

The Nigeria Basket Ball Federation (NBBF) President, Musa Kida has tasked Nigeria’s lone surviving representative in the 2018/2019 FIBA AfroLeague, Defenders Basketball Club of Abuja to go for…

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NO CAUSE FOR ALARM OVER INTERIM INJUNCTION ON PREMIER BASKETBALL LEAGUE- NBBF
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NO CAUSE FOR ALARM OVER INTERIM INJUNCTION ON PREMIER BASKETBALL LEAGUE- NBBF

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has reassured stakeholders that there is no cause for alarm over the recent Interim injunction reportedly issued by the Federal High Court in Abuja…

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