BREAKING! Nigeria’s D’Tigers Withdraw From Afrobasket Qualifiers Due to Lack of Funds

Date: 22-02-2024 7:58 am (2 months ago) | Author: kacy lee
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Nigeria’s basketball team popularly called the D’Tigers has withdrawn from the Afrobasket qualifiers window over lack of funds.

D’tigers made this announcement on Wednesday evening after it complained of not getting funding from the Federal Government.

President Bola Tinubu had in January, cleared the outstanding payment that FG owed the Super Eagles and other sporting teams of the country.

According to a statement on the X handle of Tinubu’s Media Centre, on Sunday, the payment entails the clearing of the senior national team coach salaries running up to 15 months, payments of allowances and promises due to the senior national teams, females, and Under-20 national team.

The statement reads, “President @officialABAT has approved the payment of N12 billion outstanding backlog for Nigeria’s National teams of various sports, which includes Super Eagles and others.

“The payment entails the clearing of the senior national team coach salaries running up to 15 months, payments of allowances and promises due to the senior national teams, females, and Under-20 national team.


Posted: at 22-02-2024 07:58 AM (2 months ago) | Addicted Hero
- fineboy77 at 22-02-2024 08:22 AM (2 months ago)
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 Grin Grin Grin Grin Grin

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- ficull at 22-02-2024 09:10 AM (2 months ago)
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What an embarrassment this Thiefnubu govt is. Lies upon lies.
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- kp45 at 22-02-2024 09:44 AM (2 months ago)
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Laughing continues..
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- Benti247 at 22-02-2024 10:27 AM (2 months ago)
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Peacefully dissolve this unholy marriage. Break it up. 
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- Holopid at 22-02-2024 04:22 PM (2 months ago)
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Its shameful to be honest   Undecided
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