*To achieve smoother management of the Federation
President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), Engineer Musa Kida has announced the appointment of Victor Okoro as his Special Assistant.
This latest of the appointments of the former national team player who is currently a senior officer was made public on Wednesday in Lagos.
He seized the opportunity to commend the Secretary General of the NBBF, Chimezie Asiegbu, for his ability to cope with the exhausting task he has been saddled with in the day to day running of the secretariat.
“Day to day work to put things in order is very exhausting and I commend the NBBF secretariat, more so that there is no formal handover and we are starting from the scratch.”
He expressed optimism that the latest appointment of Okoro will take some burden off the Secretary while serving in order to build a vibrant secretariat.
“I also understand the need for us to be in the loop of the events on a consistent basis. To help the secretariat and improve visibility of its work, I am appointing Victor Okoro as my Special Assistant to help the Secretary General in the daily chores of the secretariat including his work with me.”