• Olumide Oyedeji resigns from national basketball team

    Olumide Oyedeji resigns from national basketball team

    Nigeria’s senior national men’s basketball team’s long serving captain, Olumide Oyedeji, on Wednesday resigned from the D’Tigers.

    Oyedeji, who announced his resignation on his Twitter handle, bid his teammates farewell as they prepare for the Summer Rio Olympics in Brazil.

    He cited personal reasons for his leaving the D’Tigers.

    Oyedeji has served the nation for two decades and captained the team that won the 2015 Africa Nations Basketball Cup in Tunisia, the first major trophy to be won by Nigeria in the sport.

    He […]