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Basketball: Nigerian govt reverses self-imposed two-year ban

The Federal Government of Nigeria has reversed its earlier decision barring the country’s basketball teams from participation in international competitions for two years. The reversal comes barely six weeks into the self-imposed two-year ban. PREMIUM TIMES gathered a letter of appeal dated June 17, 2022, from the Nigeria Basketball Federation …

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Nigeria focused on grassroots Basketball development

The Minister for Youth and Sports, Sunday Dare, on Saturday inaugurated the Interim Management Committee (IMC) for the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) at the Ministry’s Conference Room at the MKO Abiola Stadium, Abuja. The Minister, during the inauguration, warned the committee members not to be entangled with federation politics but …

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