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Buhari bans Nigeria Basketball Team from International Games



The catastrophes bending NBBF-Nigeria Basketball Federation on Thursday (May 12) took a new turn as Muhammadu Buhari (Rted) on authorized the isolation of the National Team from all International games for a span of two-year

This recent was announced to the public by Ismaila Abubakar, Permanent Secretary, who represented, the Minister of Youth and Development explained that the period of isolation from Basketball games will help the administrators the chance to modify and restore the sport from the grassroots up to the household leagues which has sustained greatly due to the endless crisis.

Accordingly, the NBBF will be coordinate by IMC-Interim Management Committee which will govern the administration of the sport in the country.

Following the perpetual problems that have troubled and almost paralyzed NBBF improvement in the country, Muhammadu Buhari has on Thursday authorized the timely isolation of Nigeria from all international basketball games for a duration of two-year.