• Navy trains 45 children for future championships

    Navy trains 45 children for future championships

    The Nigerian Navy said on Monday that it had trained 45 children, aged between 5 to 15 years in golf to represent the country in future championships.

    Navy Capt. Victor Choji, the Base Operations Officer, Nigerian Navy Ship Pathfinder, Port Harcourt, disclosed this at the closing ceremony of the First Children Golf Holiday Championship in Port Harcourt.

    Choji said the children comprising of primary school pupils and secondary school children, were drawn from various communities in Rivers.

    He said the championship was organised […]

  • Nigeria withdraws from basketball championships – FIBA

    Nigeria withdraws from basketball championships – FIBA

    The FIBA Africa Zone 3 U-18 Championship for Boys and Girls scheduled to commence from July 2 to July 9 in Cotonou, Republic of Benin, will be held without Nigeria.

    FIBA’s Administrative Secretary, Joe Apu, said in a statement on Friday in Lagos that the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) had withdrawn from the competition.

    According to the statement, the competition is the qualifiers for the FIBA Africa U-18 Championships scheduled for Kigali, Rwanda in October.

    It said the winners and runners-up in Rwanda […]