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Nigeria u-16 Basketball group purportedly compensated with 1000 NAIRA fabulous award

Nigeria’s under-16 young men public basketball crew have supposedly been given an amount of 1000 naira each for their new endeavors in the African qualifiers.

Nigeria partook in a decent passing run with both the young men and young ladies public groups progressing to the FIBA Africa under-16 Championships set to warn in Tunisia one month from now.

The Child D’Tigers got a familiar 67-38 triumph against Ivory Coast in their most memorable round of the FIBA Africa Zone 3 qualifiers to in any case qualify regardless of losing the second game to Ghana 47-45.

As a badge of appreciation for the endeavors of the young men in the FIBA Africa Zone 3 qualifiers, the Nigeria Basketball League has supposedly given every player in the under-16 group an amount of 1000 Naira each.

Nigerian writer Kenny Bamidele uncovered solely through a progression of tweets on his Twitter handle @BigKensyn that every player was paid 1,000 Naira while some got 5000 Naira for getting back to their base.

As indicated by Kenny, “The players from Lagos who had been screened and picked were completely shipped by NBBF. They took public transportation from Lagos to Abuja and afterward as far as possible from Abuja to Accra to proceed with their camp. They left Abuja in the early morning of the very beginning for Accra, showing up in Ghana around evening time on day two. They went by street.”

The report has coursed the web for the beyond couple of hours and has produced responses and shock from concerned Nigerians about the measly idea of the total.

The NBBF are yet to openly prevent or affirm the genuineness from getting this data in spite of Heartbeat Sports’ endeavors yet more updates will follow as they become accessible.

As prior expressed, Nigeria’s place at the FIBA under-16 Championships has been affirmed for both the child D’Tigers and D’Tigress groups.

The competition will hint in Tunisia from July 13-23 and will act as qualifiers for the 2024 FIBA U16 World Cup.