Commonwealth Games: NVBF Invites 22 Male, Female Players To Camp



    The Beach Volleyball committee of Nigeria Volleyball Federation (NVBF) had invited 22 Men & Women beach volleyball players into camp in Abuja ahead the  Commonwealth games qualifiers scheduled to hold at Sierra Leone between 25th & 28th of Oct 2017 .

    According to a statement signed by NVBF’s Chairman, Media & PublicityK, ehinde Lamidi, these players were invited at the end of  open trials for beach Senior male & female teams held at Kaduna between 5th & 8th  Oct 2017.

    List of selected players invited to camp for Beach Volleyball
    Men are:

    1. Paul Anshungu
    2. Andrew Sunday
    3. Peter Ibrahim
    4. Ibrahim Adamu
    5. Obayemi Ogunshina
    6. Godwin Shekarau
    7. Hilary Simion
    8. China Ben
    9. Buba Nuhu
    10. Godwin Samuel


    1. Tochukwu Nnowga
    2. Blessing David
    3. Isabella Laju
    4. Amarachi Uchechukwu
    5. Queen Augustine
    6. Jumai Bitrus
    7. Obaze Sarah
    8. Abigail Abba
    9. Sara Kabiru
    10. Jessica Terwase

    *1 Precillia Agera
    *2, Francisca Ikhiede who are currently playing for Nigeria in Cameroon will join the camp in return.
    1 Precillia Agera
    2, Francisca Ikhiede

    It explained that the technical Chairman, Martin Melandi said that Camping will commence on the 11th- 23th Oct.,2017.

    The National beach volleyball Coach,Kayode Ajilore said the training programmes for the Commonwealth games qualifiers will commence immediately the players resume this week expressing that all the invited players would be given fair trials to fight for national Jersey adding that the era of nepotism & favouritism is gone.

    The competition is a qualifier for Common wealth games & scheduled to hold between 25th & 28th of Oct., 2017 in Sierra Leone.




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