Nigeria reaping the rewards of D’Tigers and D’Tigress’ successes in international basketball with NBBF boss, Engineer Musa Kida and Sam Ahmedu getting appointment into top Federation of International Basketball Association Committees.

While Kida was appointed into the Finance Committee of FIBA, Col. Sam Ahmedu was named into the body’s Legal Commission.

Their appointments will run for a term of four years.

On his part, Col. Ahmedu said being in the Legal Commission of FIBA would afford him the opportunity to contribute to the legal aspect of the game in an era where there are conflict between FIBA laws and that of the National Federations.

Ahmedu is also a Central Board member of FIBA Africa and also President of FIBA Africa Zone 3 comprising Nigeria, Benin, Togo, Ghana, Côte d’Ivoire, Burkina Faso, Liberia and Niger Republic.