In preparation for the commencement of the new season, the pre-season training for Technical officials for the National Basketball Leagues has been slated to hold in Abuja beginning from Wednesday, 25thApril, 2018.
According to the Co-ordinator of the League Management Committee, Mr Ajibarede Bello, participants are expected to arrive on Wednesday, 25th April while registration and training proper will commence on Thursday, April 26th.
The training continues on Friday, April 27th while participants are expected to undergo an examination on Saturday, 28thApril to round off the training session.
The training, Mr Bello said, is tailored to refresh and update coaches, referees, technical commissioners, statisticians and table officials with changes in the rules and development around the game in readiness for a hitch-free discharge of their responsibilities during the season.
Meanwhile the Leagues Management Committee will also use the period to hold a briefing session with representatives of teams registered in the Kwese Premier Basketball League on Thursday, 26th April, 2018 at 10am.