Nigeria

Ime Udoka Wins NBA Championship…

Ime Udoka put himself in the history books as he became the first ever Nigerian Coach to win an NBA championship. The former captain of the Nigerian Senior Men’s basketball team is currently part of the [...]

Al Farouq Aminu On The JJZ Show

Here is a clip of Nigerian International Al-Farouq Aminu talking to a radio station during his recent trip to Nigeria. Aminu plans to set up various basketball initiatives in Nigeria during the near future. [...]

Ejike Ugboaja Speaks On Community Sports Development

As Nigerian International Ejike Ugboaja gets into the second day of another edition of the prestigious Ejike Ugboaja camp in Uyo taking place this weekend, check out this recent interview with CNBC Africa where Ejike spoke [...]

Ayo Bakare Ends Role As NBBF Technical Director

An unexpected turn of events has seen former Head Coach and long time adviser to the Nigerian Senior Men’s basketball team Ayodele Bakare withdraw from his position as Technical Director of the NBBF. A role that [...]

Hakeem Olajuwon Named NBA Ambassador To Africa

JOHANNESBURG, May 21, 2014 – Two-time NBA Champion and Basketball Hall-of-Famer Hakeem Olajuwon was today named NBA Ambassador to Africa and will play a prominent role in the development of basketball on the continent. Olajuwon will [...]