IGP Gets National Qualifier Credit For Police Baton Final 8 – Latest Nigeria Sports And Football News
The Lagos Police Staff Directorate has awarded its National Final 8 qualification to the leadership of the Nigerian Police Force under the direction of the Inspector General of Police, Usman Alkali Baba, (PSC (+), fdc, NPM) .
Club president Police Superintendent Togun Michael said the improved level of motivation of players and coaches in the Men’s Premier Basketball League (Atlantic Conference) made their qualification possible.
“I have to admit that our trip to Akure was one of the best-funded trips in this team’s history recently. Our players and coaches stayed in a decent hotel and received full rights. “
“As a former basketball player myself, I know the importance of this type of motivation for athletes. Motivation goes beyond simple discussions for these athletes and they tend to give more if they are properly motivated.
An impressed SP Togun congratulated the IGP and the new police sports management team for lifting the
The police basketball team at a new height of dunk which resulted in an unprecedented qualifying and a chance to snatch the only ticket to the African Basketball League hosted by the NBA 2021.
“We will continue to do our best as a team to ensure that we perform well and continue to positively represent what the Nigerian police stand for.”
The team did just enough with five wins and two losses to finish third on the paper and emerge as one of the representatives of the Atlantic Conference.
The team will face Kano Pillars, Gombe Bulls, Benue Braves, Customs, Rivers Hoopers, Lagos Islanders and Kwara Falcons in the National 8 final scheduled for Lagos.