African representatives at World Beach Volleyball Championships confirmed Abuja, Nigeria, April 26, 2019- Mozambique, Morocco, Rwanda and Sierra Leone Men beach Volleyball teams secured tickets for the 2019 Beach Volleyball World Championships in Germany. Meanwhile in the women’s championship, Egypt, Mauritius, Nigeria and Rwanda made it to the semifinal to capture World championship’s tickets. Mozambique defeated Nigeria 2-0 in the first quarterfinal match of the 2019 Africa Beach Volleyball Cup senior in Abuja Mozambique double Delcio Soares and Aldexino Ninuja defeated Goodluck Anyasodike and Godwin Shekaru 21-16 , 21-15 In…

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CAVB Zone 3 Day 1

15th April,2019 PRESS RELEASE The Zone 3 Africa volleyball clubs championship served off on Monday at the indoor sports hall of the University of Lagos with eight matches in the male and female categories played with 3-0 set recorded in the most of the matches. One of the Nigeria’s representatives, Police volleyball club defeated Entente volleyball club of Benin 3-0 in the first match of pool A in the male category, the defending champions, Police volleyball club of Ghana displayed it’s prowess mauling its counterpart from Togo, OTR Volleyball club…

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Nigeria is Set to Host the Zone 3

Paul Atchoe, the Zone 3 President, Confederation of African Volleyball (CAVB), on Sunday said that Nigeria was ready to stage the 3rd CAVB Club Championships scheduled to hold in Lagos. Atchoe told the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that four countries with 11 teams would compete for honours at the competition biled for the University of Lagos, Akoka Volleyball Hall from April 14 to April 18. “We are happy that Nigeria has taking up the responsibility to organise the competition which promises to be exciting and very competitive. “Already we…

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Nigeria Wins Bronze In Africa U21 Beach

Nigeria Wins Bronze At U21 Beach Volleyball Championship In Cairo  Nigeria’s male volleyball team has beaten hosts Egypt to win bronze at the U-21 Beach Volleyball Championship in Cairo and also booked a place at the World Championship scheduled for June in Thailand. The duo of Eze Collins and Emmanuel Okeke ignored the noise from the home fans and put up a spirited performance to beat Egypt 2-0 (21-15 21-16). The Nigeria boys lost to Mozambique in a tensed semi-final match which ended 2-1 (21-18, 20-22, 15-13) in favour of…

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Nigeria set to Host Zone 3 Club Championship

24th of March,2019 PRESS RELEASE All is now set for the hosting for the second edition of the confederation of Africa volleyball(CAVB) Zone 3 male and female clubs championship scheduled to hold in Lagos between 14th and 19th April,2019. Twenty two male and female clubs from six countries will be participating in a week long tournament with the host, Nigeria presenting highest numbers of clubs. Going by the list of the registered clubs, Benin Republic is presenting two male clubs, Finances, Entente and Entente in the female category. Burkina Faso…

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Nigeria Customs Team Register first Victory Against USFA of BUR

Nigeria Customs female volleyball team started their campaign on a good note beating Burkina Faso’s USFA 3-0 in the opening match of the 2019 Africa women’s club championship in Cairo, Egypt. The combination of Priscilla Agera (Captain), Tochi Nnoruga, Ladi Jalmet and Aisha Umar proved to be too strong for the USFA girls as they were beaten 25-3 in the first set. The Customs girls let their guards down a little in the second set as the game ended 25-9 in favour of the Nigeria team. The third set was…

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Nigeria Customs Team Storm Egypt

By Dare Kuti ALCSports The female team of the Nigeria Customs Volleyball team is in Cairo for the 2019 Africa women’s Club Championships. The 2019 Africa women’s Club Championships will hold in Egypt from 15th to 25th March, 2019. The team left from the Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja on Wednesday morning to Cairo aboard an Ethiopian Airlines flight. The winning coach of the 2018 Nigeria Volleyball League, Femi Akanni will tutor the Custom girls which has highly experienced Priscilla Agera as captain. Femi Akanni said the players are…

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NIGERIA GOING TO BEACH WORLD TOUR IN QATAR

NVBF PRESS RELEASE Nigeria’s male beach volleyball team will be participating at the FIVB beach volleyball world tour holding in Qatar between 12th-15th March 2019. Team Nigeria as the only team from Africa will be joining other thirty six(36) countries in the main draw & 13 countries in the qualification draw in the four day beach volleyball tournament. The team Nigeria made the Qatar male four star international beach volleyball tour through a wild card in preparations for ANOC Games in America this year. Speaking on the tournament, the president…

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High Performance Coaches Course Continues in Kenya

By Dare Kuti ACL Sports The active sessions of the fifth CAVB Coaches’ High Performance seminar began with great interaction from all the participating coaches at Kenya Commercial Bank Leadership Centre, in Nairobi, Kenya. CAVB Vice-President Waithaka Kioni who is also Kenya VB Federation President and the supervisor of the coach is following up all the facilities to bring the course to full success. The seminar is attended by top coaches from Africa and beyond, as well as top local coaches; Nigeria is represented by the U19 coaches, Sani Mohammed…

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