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NEWSBREAKING: FG Lifts Ban On Worldwide Basketball Competitions



The Federal Authorities on Thursday rescinded its determination to droop Nigeria’s basketball groups from all worldwide competitions.

Ismaila Abubakar, Everlasting Secretary, Ministry of Youth and Sports activities Growth, made this recognized throughout a convention in Abuja on Thursday, Channels Television experiences.

In accordance with Abubakar, the newest determination relies on a letter of enchantment from the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), signed by Mr Musa Kida.

He stated intervention by involved stakeholders, former Nigerian worldwide basketball gamers and well-meaning Nigerians to hunt options to the problems triggered the choice.

DAILY POST had reported that President Muhammadu Buhari had in Could accepted the withdrawal of Nigeria from all worldwide basketball competitions.

Sunday Dare, Minister of Youth and Sports activities Growth, who confirmed the event had stated the suspension will final for 2 years.

He had stated the event would enable the federal government to focus on efforts to revamp the game.

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