No court stopped us from working, NBBF boss Kida says


Musa Kida, NBBF factional President

Emmanuel Afonne

Factional President of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF), Musa Kida, says there is no court injunction restraining him and his board from carrying out any activity in the name of NBBF.

Kida said this in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) following reports that his board had no right to organise the just-concluded 2019 Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the federation held in Abuja on Saturday (April 13).

“There is no court injunction stopping us from doing anything, what you see in the press is the figment of some people who sit down and begin to misinterpret the decision of the court,” he said.

NAN reports that one El Hassan Auwalu and Abdullahi Bello had in 2017 joined the Minister of Sports Solomon Dalung, Nigeria Olympics Committee (NOC) and the NBBF as defendants in a suit challenging the authenticity of the election which brought Kida as president.

The NOC and the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria