Anambra basketball trains referees, table experts

The Anambra State Basketball Association in collaboration with the Nigerian Basketball Federation (NBBF) and supported by the Anambra State Sports Development Commission (ASSDC) has commenced a two-day NBBF Referee/Table Officials Clinic and Training. The programme which tipped off on Thursday is holding at the Ekwueme Square, Awka.

A total of 35 officials from the zones are currently undergoing training under the tutelage of Sam Nuhu, a Federation of International Basketball Association (FIBA) Certified Referee based in Abuja.

The referees are not alone as also in attendance is the Chairman, Anambra State Basketball Association and CEO AFA Sports Limited, Ugo Udezue; veteran sports journalist, NBBF Coordinator South East and Secretary South East Basketball Association, Osondu Ngwude and Chairman, ASSDC, Chief Tony Oli.