By KATO P. LADAN, Kaduna
The Ahmadu Bello University (ABU), Zaria has concluded arrangements to commence a basketball coaching course.
It was gathered that the course, which is on part time basis, will be starting in the 2018/2019 Academic Session.
“Applications are invited from suitable qualified candidates into the newly introduced three (3) months Certificate Course in Basketball Coaching (CCBC) of the Institute of Education, Ahmadu Bello University Zaria for the 2018/2019 academic session,” a notice placed by ABU stated.
It further informed that those eligible to apply for the course must posses a minimum of SSCE/GCE O Levels or its equivalent.
Those who posses a recognized diploma, degree or their equivalents will have added advantage of gaining admission, according to the notice.
It added that anyone without the above qualifications, but with a good knowledge and experience of basketball can also apply.
“Applicants for the Certificate Course in Basketball Coaching should visit the Ahmadu Bello University online portal to generate the transaction identity before proceeding to the designated banks for payment of the application fees of Five Thousand, Three Hundred Naira (N5,300),” it stated.
It informed that the banks they can pay at are; ABU Micro Finance, Samaru, Zaria, UBA, First Bank, Unity Bank, GTB, Zenith Bank, Fidelity Bank, Access Bank, Skye Bank, Eco Bank and Stanbic IBTC Bank.
“All application must be completed online not later than Wednesday October 31st, 2018,” it warned.