The Nigeria Basketball Federation, NBBF has fined the Police Batons Basketball Club and slammed a five-match suspension on one of its coaches and players for their conduct in a Week 5 game in Ilorin between them and the Kwara Falcons.
Those affected are Coach Dominic Dike and Malu Williams, a player who
spots jersey number 9, whose overall conduct and behaviour during the
said game the federation views as "short of the standard expected in our
fast growing league."
According to a press statement from the NBBF, coach Dike and Williams
are each suspended for five league matches with immediate effect and
with a warning that they use the suspension period to improve their
The team was also fined N50,000, part of which will be used to replace the damaged plastic chairs in the Ilorin Sports Hall.