The University of Ilorin’s female 3×3 Basketball team has been selected as one of the two female teams to represent Nigeria at the 9th African University Games holding at Mekelle University in Ethiopia from July 1st to 7th, 2018.
This was disclosed by the Secretary General of the Nigerian University Games Association (NUGA), Mr B.A. Orodele, in a letter he sent to the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Sulyman Age Abdulkareem.
Mr. Orodele informed the Vice-Chancellor that the University’s female Basketball team qualified to represent Nigeria after emerging as runner up at the recently concluded national competition in Abuja.
He added that the best two female teams at the Ethiopian tournament in July will represent Africa at the World University tournament holding later in the year in China.