By Uche Dozie
Sport Writer, kick442.com Nigeria
Nigeria’s sole representative at the Africa Basketball League has arrived Kigali, Rwanda for the tournament in the early hours of Tuesday.
The team left Lagos for Addis Ababa, Ethiopia before jetting off to the Rwandan capital on Monday night.
Rivers Hoppers made their arrival known through their official tweeter account.
“We arrived safely in Kigali, Rwanda for @theBAL at 12 am today and have been placed on a 4 day-quarantine. By tomorrow we will be transferred from the 24 hour-quarantine hotel to the bubble hotel to continue our in-room quarantine before the team can engage in any workouts.”
The River State based team will contest for qualification against GNBC of Madagascar, US Monastir of Tunisia and Patriots of Rwanda in group A.
The 2021 Africa Basketball League is the maiden edition and it begins on the 16th of May to the 30th of May.
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