Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF don carry praise give President Muhammadu Buhari, Sunday Dare wey b Minister of Youth and Sports, and also Millions of Naija pipo wey support D’Tigress as dem see say na d support make dem qualify for d Olympics so.
After 16 years wey dem never show for d Olympics, d federation yarn say if to say d goment no drop support, say e for hard.
Ahmadu Kida wey b d federation Presido yarn say;
“We dey thank d President for hin fatherly role and support for dis journey to take on dis Olympic ticket, d minister also bin get role with hin interventions, hin encouragement and hin interest for Basketball for Naija since hin enter office.
“We dey also thank we fans dem wey no relent for their support for d two national teams, d kain calls and messages wey I don get since dem qualify dey totori me”