President Muhammadu Buhari has supported the quick withdrawal of Nigeria from all worldwide basketball rivalries for a time of two years with prompt impact.
Sunday Dare, the Priest of Youth and Sports Improvement, uncovered this while preparation newsmen on Thursday in Abuja.
Dare, addressed by Ismaila Abubakar, the Super durable Secretary of the Service, said an advisory group would be set up to administer ball associations in the country.
“Following the ceaseless emergency which have tormented and almost disabled the improvement of b-ball in Nigeria, President Buhari has endorsed the withdrawal of Nigeria from all global b-ball contests for a time of two years.
The clergyman added that the withdrawal of Nigeria is to focus endeavors by government towards redoing the game from the grassroots as well as homegrown associations which have become doomed.
“This will likewise consider the setting up of a Break The Interim Management Committee (IMC) to direct the administration and improvement of the homegrown ball associations in Nigeria,” he said.s