The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF has concluded plans to organise the national basketball leagues for male and female.

The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF has concluded plans to organise the national basketball leagues for male and female.

President of the Federation Musa Kida made the announcement at a news conference in Lagos, following a board meeting where members were able to come together and strategies their plans for a viable basketball season.

He explained that the dates for the leagues would be made public soon, adding that there would be a stakeholders meeting where all modalities would be put into proper perspective.

Kida also said the board was set to meet with sponsors of the leagues to present their plans for the next basketball season.

The Federation’s President noted that he was proud and confident of the developments, adding that arrangements were underway to make the leagues better than before. He also pointed out that the league had faced unnessary hitches in the past such as legal litigations that did not allow them to achieve as much as they desired.

Kida added that he was looking ahead with a lot of confidence that such challenges that impeded the development of the sport would not arise again.