Nigeria Customs Basketball Team Secures Spot in African Championship in Egypt.

Nigeria Customs Service’s women’s basketball team

The Nigeria Customs Service’s women’s basketball team is getting ready to play for the country in the upcoming Championship in Egypt on December 11.

The NCS shared this news and some pictures on their official page, X, on Wednesday.

According to the statement, “The Nigeria Customs female basketball team is set to represent the country in the upcoming Continent Championship scheduled for the 11th of December in Egypt.

“This comes as the team secured the championship title in the FIBA Africa Zone 3 competition, which brought together formidable basketball teams across the nation.

“The journey to victory for the NCS female basketball team included decisive wins against the ASPAC Female Basketball Club of Benin Republic and MFM Basketball Club.

“During the tournament with ASPAC basketball club of Benin Republic, the Nigeria Customs team secured a 65-48 (24-14, 7-9, 21-8, 13-17) points victory in the Africa Women Basketball League Zone 3 qualifiers at MO Arena in Abuja.

“Representing the Customs Service at the event was DCG Enforcement Inspection and Investigation, Mohammed Abba-Kura, who stood in for the CGC. His presence and support added a touch of official representation to the tournament, highlighting the significance of this achievement for the Nigeria Customs Service.

“The NCS athletes demonstrated exceptional skill, determination, and teamwork throughout the championship, showcasing their prowess on the basketball court. Their victories over strong contenders have not only brought glory to the Nigeria Customs Service but have also set the stage for the team’s participation in the continental showdown.”

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