Let’s take basketball to next level, Kida tells stakeholders

President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation, Musa Kida, has called on the game’s stakeholders to join hands with him and his board to take the game to the next level. Speaking during the 2018 NBBF Stake Holders Meeting which took place in Lagos on Wednesday with Abuja leg scheduled for today (Friday). “This meeting gives us an opportunity of sharing ideas as we strive to take basketball to the next level in Nigeria,” Kida said. “Considering the unnecessary acrimony which has bedeviled the Nigerian basketball scene in the past 10…

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Kida advocates special concession for sports

President of the Nigeria BasketBall Federation, Musa Kida, has called for a special concession for sports in the country. Kida told our correspondent that nobody would wait for Nigeria at major competitions whether there was funds or not to participate at such events. “It is true that sport is very special in the sense that it has some form of timing but it isn’t flexible most of the time,” he said. “So clearly a world tournament is not going be postponed just waiting for Nigeria. African organisers will not postpone…

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