ICC pledges to develop cricket in Nigeria



The International Cricket Council (ICC) on Thursday promised to developed the sport and make it more popular than football in Nigeria, says Patricia Kambarami, ICC official.

Kambarami, ICC Development Manager for Africa and the ICC leader of delegation to Nigeria said this at a press briefing in Abuja to climax the working visit of the council to Nigeria.

“It is an honour for us to be in Nigeria, it is my first visit and I already like what I have seen.

“We at the ICC are looking at Nigeria as one of the power houses in Africa, we are here to review the state of cricket in Nigeria, in terms of government relations, media relations and other areas.


“It is important that the Nigeria Cricket Federation (NCF) follows the ICC standard and policies because without this, it will be difficult to work together,”she said.


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