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NBBF invites 28 players ahead 2018 FIBA World Cup in Spain

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has called up 28 players to begin camping ahead of the 2018 FIBA Women’s World Cup coming up in Spain in September.

FIBA qualifiers: D’Tigers bank on Ike Diogu

Nigeria’s D’Tigers team will be relying on the quality and experience of team captain, Ike Diogu, when they file out for their FIBA Men’s World Cup qualifiers in Lagos.

FIBA World Cup Qualifiers: D’Tigers to open camp June 19

Nigeria is to open Camp in Lagos on June 19 for this month’s FIBA World Cup African Qualifiers according to fillers from the Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF.

NBBF: No faction in Nigerian basketball

The Nigeria Basketball Federation has emphasized that there are no other factions guiding the country’s basketball other than the Musa Kida-led board.

Nigeria’s basketball suffered 10-month painful distractions – Musa Kida

The President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Musa Kida, on Friday in Abuja described the leadership crisis bedevilling the federation as ‘painful distraction’ to basketball development in Nigeria.

FIBA Women’s World Cup: D’Tigress to begin camping in Atlanta soon – NBBF

The Nigerian national women’s basketball team, D’Tigress, would soon begin camping in Atlanta, U.S as part of preparations for the FIBA Women’s World Cup, according to the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF).

D’Tigress to start World Cup campaign against Australia

The Senior Women’s National Basketball Team D’Tigress will start their FIBA women’s World Cup campaign against Australia on Saturday, 22nd of September at the Arena Santiago Martin, San Cristobal De La Laguna, Spain.

NBBF names new coaches of D’Tigers, D’Tigress

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has announced changes to the coaching crew of the senior men and women’s national teams.

NBBF signs sponsorship deal with Total

The Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has signed a sponsorship deal with Total E&P Nigeria.

NBBF to unveil new sponsor April 26

The Nigeria Basketball Federation President, Musa Kida, has revealed that a new sponsor for the NBBF organized Divisions 1 and 2 leagues will be announced on Thursday, April 26, 2018 at a brief media ceremony in Lagos.

Tijjani Umar: We are ready for new NBBF elections

Tijjani Umar, factional President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), on Friday said that he would obey the decision of the Executive Committee of the Federation of International Basketball Association (FIBA) for a fresh election.

FIBA team arrives for NBBF crisis resolution

After almost one year of deadlock in the leadership of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, a resolution is finally in sight as the FIBA team assigned to ensure a final truce between incumbent board headed by Tijanni Umar and the new board headed by Musa Kida is expected to swing into action following their arrival in Nigeria on Sunday.

We are focused more than ever to reposition basketball – NBBF

The board of the Nigeria Basketball Federation will not been drawn into fresh debates over who controls the domestic leagues and the national teams.

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria’s D’Tigers to face Australia, New Zealand, Canada

Nigeria has been drawn in Group A alongside Australia, New Zealand and Canada in the basketball event of the XXI Commonwealth Games, tagged “Gold Coast 2018’’.

No faction in Nigeria Basketball Federation – Solomon Dalung

The Minister of Youths and Sports Development, Solomon Dalung, on Thursday in Lagos said there was no fraction in the board of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF).

Commonwealth Games: NBBF invites 20 players for initial Team Nigeria camp

Twenty players have been invited by the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) for the first phase of camping ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

NBBF’s Ejike Ugboaja hails Senator David Mark for Mark d’Ball’s new arena

Mr Ejike Ugboaja, a board member of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), has commended Sen. David Mark for the donation of a new court for the hosting of annual Mark d’Ball basketball competition in Otukpo, Benue State.

Mark Mentors basketball club to relocate to Otukpo

Mrs Ada Mark, one of the organisers of Mark d’Ball basketball competition, has said that Mark Mentor basketball club might begin to play from Otukpo Benue, when the proposed Otukpo Indoor Sports hall is completed.

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