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NBBF Leadership: Igoche Mark seeks support of stakeholders

The Chief Executive Officer of Mark Sports Foundation and Initiator of Mark D Ball Basketball Championship, Igoche Mark has paid a courtesy visit on the Senator representing Benue South District, Sen. Abba Moro.

The visit is part of the ambition of Mr. Igoche Mark to become President of the Nigerian Basketball Federation.

Speaking to journalists after the visit, Igoche Mark explained that it was pursuant to the disposition of the Organizers of Mark D Ball to build and sustain synergy with critical stakeholders at different levels to uplift the development of basketball in Nigeria.

He said Sen. Moro has been in partnership with Mark D Ball from its inception and has attended nearly all of it’s Championships.

Igoche further commended the Senator for being one leader committed to the empowerment of youths and development of sports.

In his response, Sen. Abba Moro lauded the efforts of Igoche Mark towards the development of basketball in Nigeria particularly the initiative of Mark D Ball that was over a decade old and to support Igoche’s ambition.

Igoche Mark was accompanied on the visit by Ado Local Government Executive Chairman, James Oche who, since inception of Mark D Ball has remained supportive of the initiative.

Reporting by Phinehas Udoeyo, editing by Daniel Adejo