Nigeria

NBBF Congratulates Chinenye Ogwumike.

The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF has congratulated Nigerian-American basketball star, Chinenye Ogwumike, who was picked first overall by the Connecticut Sun in the 2014 WNBA Draft. Chinenye, who replicated her older sister Nneka’s stellar career in Stanford, [...]

NBBF Hammer Falls On Police Batons

The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF has fined the Police Batons Basketball Club and slammed a five-match suspension on one of its  coaches and players  for their conduct in a Week 5 game in Ilorin between them [...]

NBBF Sanctions Plateau Peaks & Royal Hoopers

The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF has sanctioned Plateau Peaks Basketball Club of Jos and Royal Hoopers Basketball Club of Port Harcourt for actions inimical to the growth of the game. While Plateau Peaks are to forfeit [...]

NBBF Appoints Bakare Technical Director, Reconstitues Committees

Fresh into the new season, the Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF has appointed a Technical Director to drive it’s 2013-2017 Strategic Plan aimed at developing and adding value to all it’s leagues and programmes. After considering a [...]

NBBF/DStv confirm payment of All-Stars prize money

The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF and DStv, sponsors of the men’s Dstv  Premier Basketball League have announced the payment of all prizes to players who participated in the All-Stars game decided in Lagos September last year. [...]