Nigeria’s male basketball team withdraws from Afrobasket qualifiers over lack of funds

Nigeria’s basketball team, D’Tigers have withdrawn from the 2025 Afrobasket qualifiers. The qualifiers is billed to commence on Friday and the D’Tigers had been drawn in Group B, where they would have contested against Cape Verde, Uganda and Libya for a place at next year’s Afrobasket tournament. D’Tigers made the announcement to withdraw on Wednesday […]

Nigeria defeats Mozambique 59-52 to face Rwanda in 2023 Women’s Afrobasket semifinal

We begin with basketball where Nigeria’s national women’s team, D’Tigress havequalified for the semi-finals of the ongoing 2023 FIBA Women’s Afrobasket in Kigali,Rwanda.Nigeria defeated Mozambique 59-52 in the quarter-finals on Wednesday to achieve thefeat for the fourth consecutive time.D’Tigress qualified for the quarter-finals after finishing top of Group D with wins over theDemocratic Republic of […]