U-19 male volleyball team target world championship ticket in Tunisia, honour NVBF President Nimrod

August 13, 2022 AbdulRaheem Aodu, Kaduna 0

The Nigerian national U-21 male volleyball team will Friday night depart Nigeria for the African U-21 Volleyball Championship billed Tunis, Tunisia. The team of 12 players and two coaches are heading to Tunisia with the aim of winning one of the tickets to the World U-21 Volleyball Championship, as they spike against hosts Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, Morocco and Cameroon. The Read More

NVBF Beach Volleyball tour kicks off July – Daunemigha

June 28, 2022 Editor 0

The Nigeria Beach Volleyball Commission has revealed that the “Beach Volleyball Tour” will officially kick off in July. In a statement signed by Hon Famous Daunemigha, Chairman Media and Publicity of Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF), the first phase of the Beach Tour serves off from July 5 to 9, 2022 in Yola, Adamawa State. Hon Daunemigha revealed that in application Read More

Dare tasks Volleyball federation on grassroots development

May 19, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Minister of Youth and Sports Development, Mr Sunday Dare, has called on the Nigeria Volleyball Federation to put up structures that will ensure the development of the game from the grassroots so as to ensure its sustainability. The Minister gave the charge in his office in Abuja, when he received a delegation from the Federation International for Volleyball (FIVB) Read More

Pictures: FIVB partners NVBF, brings Volleyball development to Nigeria

May 17, 2022 Editor 0

The Vice President of International Volleyball Federation, Mushtaque Mohammed, has said the international body is set to assist the Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) in developing the sport in the country. Mohammed disclosed this to journalists on arrival at the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on Monday The Former President of Trinidad and Tobago Volleyball Federation said there was need Read More

16 Volleyball teams set for National Division 1 League action

May 11, 2022 Editor 0

Sixteen teams have expressed interest in the first phase of the National Division 1 League in Abuja, according to the Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) on Wednesday. The National Division 1 League will take place at the indoor sports hall of MKO Stadium, Abuja from 12th to 22nd May, 2022. The Chairman Media and Publicity of Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF), Hon Read More

Volleyball: Plateau Rocks pip Taraba Spikers in Jalingo (PICTURES)

April 24, 2022 Editor 0

Plateau Rocks struggled to beat Taraba Spikers 3-1 (26-24, 21-25, 25-16, 25-12) on Day two of the ongoing 2022 National Division two League in Jalingo, Taraba state capital on Saturday. Established Plateau Rocks could not bulldoze Taraba Spikers as both teams were at each other’s throats throughout the first set. Coach Rakiya Mohammed’s team managed to win the first set Read More

2022 Nigeria Volleyball Super Cup: Kano Pillars wins first match

April 9, 2022 Editor 0

Kano Pillars have records their first victory at the ongoing 2022 Nigeria Volleyball Super Cup at the National Stadium, Surulere in Lagos on Friday. Kano Pillars beat Wikki Spikers 3-0 (25-17, 25-18, 25-18) in their last match after losing four straight games at the Super Cup. In the first set, Kano Pillars won the first 6 points, recorded four aces Read More

Volleyball: Kwara United shock Kano Pillars as 2022 Super Cup gains momentum (PICTURES)

April 5, 2022 Editor 0

Kwara United VC have defeated 2021 Nigeria Volleyball Premier League Champion, Kano Pillars 3-2 (17-25, 27-25, 25-23, 21-25, 19-17) on Day 2 of the ongoing 2022 Nigeria Volleyball Super Cup in Lagos state. An elated head coach of Kwara United, Adewale Badamosi, praised his players for their relentless efforts during the game. Badamosi revealed that the win against defending Champions Read More

23 teams partake in President Beach Volleyball

February 20, 2022 AbdulRaheem Aodu 0

As the 2022 President Beach Volleyball Cup served off in Kaduna on Saturday, 23 teams comprising 15 male and eight female teams from across the country are battling for honour at the tourney. The male teams include, Kada Kings, Sokoto, GG Spikers, Defenders, Nigerian Customs, Nigerian Correctional Services and Omiguard. Others are, Equity Kebbi, Gbemisi, Boro Utd Kaduna, UCEM Enugu, Read More

Volleyball: Transfer of Nigeria U-19 players excites NVBF (PICTURES)

February 5, 2022 Editor 0

The Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) has expressed delight over the successful transfer of two Nigeria U19 players, Izuchukwu Nwachukwu and Pascal Ozokoye. Izuchukwu Nwachukwu and Pascal Ozokoye joined Partizani SC of Albania from Plateau Rocks on Friday The President of NVBF, Engr. Musa Nimrod, said the latest development wasva testimony to the development programmed of the board. Nimrod said the Read More

Volleyball: NVBF, Musa Nimrod, recounts 2021 Nigeria Premier League successes (PICTURES)

December 24, 2021 Blueprint 0

The President of Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF), Engineer Musa Nimrod, has described the 2021 Nigeria Volleyball Premier League a huge success. Nimrod disclosed this to during an interview with newsmen in Kaduna state on Friday. The Secretary General of Confederation of Africa Volleyball (CAVB) Zone 5 said every member of the current NVBF board and other relevant stakeholders contributed to Read More

Volleyball Nat’l Division 1 League: Katsina’s ABM fight back to record first win

November 26, 2021 Blueprint 0

ABM of Kastina fought back to edge Oluyole Spikers of Oyo state in five set thriller to record their first victory at the ongoing 2021 Volleyball National Division 1 League in Abuja. ABM with an impressive performance defeated Oluyole Spikers 3-2 (26-28, 28-26, 24-26, 25-21, 15-2)a  highly entertaining match decided at the indoor sports hall of Moshood Abiola Stadium, Package Read More

Beach Volleyball: NVBF invites 14 players ahead of U19/21 FIVB tourney

November 5, 2021 Blueprint 0

The Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) has called up 14 players for the National U19/21 camp billed to open in Kaduna state on Friday. Nigeria will participate at the 2021 FIVB age group U19 qualifiers and U21 Beach Volleyball Championship in Phuket, Thailand from December 6 to 19, 2021. According to the Chairman media and publicity NVBF, Hon Famous Daunemigha, invited Read More