RSBAOrganises Basketball Clinic

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Basketballers in action, during a competition in Port Harcourt.

The Rivers State Basketball Association in conjunction with the Olympa Africa organisation is holding a two weeks basketball clinic tagged Olympa Africa Basketball in Port Harcourt.
The camping programme which started on August 14, 2017 at the basketball court between Niger and Bende Streets, Port Harcourt is expected to end on the August 27, 2017.
According to coach of the Rivers State male basketball team, Dagogo Okumgba, the programme is aimed at discovering and grooming of talents.
He said that the organisation, Olympa Africa also sponsors other sporting events, saying that this is the first edition of the Olympa Africa Basketball, stressing that the organisers’ intention is to discover talents, groom and send players abroad.
However, the Basketball Academy, also has its own clinic which is organised annually for talent hunt and  to sensitise the kids on the sport.
Coach Okumgba further said that no talent has been spotted, saying that the programme is still fresh.
“We are yet to discover anyone. The programme is still on before yesterday, I am sure that we would achieve the purpose of this camping”, Okumgba said.