The Local Organising Committee of the 2022 Mark D Ball Basketball Championship has announced the date for the final 8 of the Men’s tournament, which will take place at the Indoor Sports Hall, located in Package B of the MKO Abiola National Stadium, Abuja.
The final-8 is scheduled to run from June 15 to June 19, 2022, with the arrival date for all the teams, and technical officials, slated for 14 June 2022.
This announcement was contained in a statement on Thursday by the Secretary of the Local Organising Committee, Umar Abdullahi.
The statement adds that top Nigerian Artists and Comedians will perform at the final of the championship slated for June 19.
The eight teams that have qualified for the final 8, are Mo Heat of Abuja, Gombe Bulls, Hot Coal Ballers of Abuja, Kwara Falcons of Ilorin, and Delta Force of Asaba.
Others are Kano Pillars, FCT HardRockers and Nigeria Customs.
By Chinedum Ohanusi; Editing by Abdullahi Lamino