*List of accredited journalists released
Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) has put in place a Local Organising Committee and sub committees for the 2017 FIBA Africa Zone 3 club championship elimination starting on the 11th of November 2017.
The LOC comprising heads of sub committees alongside NBBF Secretary General, Chimezie Asiegbu, Joe Apu (Zone 3 Administrative Secretary) and Ali Boukari (FIBA Media Supervisor) will be headed by the NBBF Vice President, Babatunde Ogunade.
Meanwhile, the Technical & Competitions, Accreditation and Media and Protocol & Ceremonial committees have been set up for easy operation during the competition alongside Venue & Facilities, Accommodation, Transports & Logistics, Security and Medical.
Listed below are the committees and members:
TECHNICAL & COMPETITIONS: Idrissu Ayambire (Chairman), Adamu Janlong, Victor Umoru, Tony Emunwen
ACCREDITATION & MEDIA: Osondu Ngude (Chairman), Oni Afolabi, Antoinette Lecky, Suleiman Saleh, Emeka Oragwu, Patrick Ibeh
PROTOCOL & CEREMONIAL: Felix Awogu (Chairman), Ada Mike, Wale Kangan, Cynthia Boniface
VENUE & FACILITIES: Andrew Isokpehi (Chairman), Chris Nomigo, Sule Mohammed
ACCOMMODATION: Frank Jituboh (Chairman), Uthman. O. Okunnu, Bisi Event World
TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS: Martins Odagwe (Chairman), Josiah Ahmedu, Salami T.A
SECURITY: Comm. Ayodele Titus (Chairman), Victor Okoro, Fubara Onyenabo
MEDICAL: Head NSC Medical (Chairman), Dr. Bukola Bojuwoye
The committee according to the federation is voluntary and will attract no financial remuneration for the duration of the competition holding at the Indoor Sports Hall of the National Stadium, Lagos.
Teams are expected to arrive on Saturday, 11th, November while actions will commence on Sunday.
Names of journalists accredited
- Adetola Faruk- Unilag FM
- Tana Aiyejana- Punch
- Taiwo Hussein- LTV
- Israel Ojoko- Bounce News
- Gryan Mbum- Titans
- Zamani Ozor- Titans
- Tunde Eludini- Premium Times
- Babatunde Ogunrinde- NAN
- Babatunde Atolagbe- NAN
- Alex Monye- The Guardian
- Boluwaji Bamidele- Complete Sports
- Akinbode Oguntuyi- SportVision
- Cosmos Chukwuemeka- Lasu Radio
- Tobi Emmanuel – New Telegraph Newspaper
- Justina Aniefiok – New Telegraph Newspaper
- Olusegun Ikuesan- FIBA Media
- Adamson Agada – Radio Continental FM.
- Pius Ayinor- Extrasportsnigeria.com
- Blessing Nwosu- Silverbird TV
- Bankole Patnelli- Silverbird TV
- Adeniran Adesanya- Rhythm FM
- Francis Obi Ajuonuma- The Authority Newspapers,
- Adeyeye Abayomi- ImageRealmWorks.
- Christiana Hembafem Nyikwagh- ImageRealmWorks.
- Adedamola Adegoke- 9jahoops Media
- Yusuf Ma’aji- 9jahoops Media
- Queen John- Aclsports.com
- Olatoye Olawale- www.sportflames.com
- Sam Orija- Top Radio
- Wilfred Mong- City FM
- Oluwafemi Adefeso- Kwesé Sports
- Damilola Onifade- Radio One
- Mudashiru Shittu- Eko FM
- Samuel Agbaje- China Global Television Network
- Awa Osu- China Global Television Network
- Miyen Akiri- Galaxy TV
- Samuel Owoade- Galaxy TV
- John Abalaka- Crest News Nigeria
- Kelechi Bernard- Metro 97.7 FM.
- Tope Adefala- Sportlineng.com
- Adeyinka Adedipe- The Nation
- John Ebhota- The Nation
- George Gift
- Adeola Omo-kivie
- Emma Kalu