September, 9 2021.
Former board member of the Nigeria Basketball Federation (NBBF) Retired Colonel, Sam Ahmedu says he is not interested in sports federations election that will usher in new leadership for administration of the NBBF.
Speaking with www.ckdmedia.ng
The respected basketball administrator admitted that he has no interest in aiming for the leadership of basketball in the country.
"No, I am not contesting".
Retired Colonel Sam Ahmedu debunked the news that he is contesting against the caretaker committee boss of the NBBF, Engineer Musa Kida.
"Not true. All is rubish talk. Election is near so what do you expect?".
The Dodan warriors boss however hinted that he has a candidate without mentioning the name of his choice.
"Off course you know whom I am supporting".
He stated that he had issue with engineer Musa Kida concerning some administrative areas but he is still in support of kida's administration.
"That I share a different view on an issue does not mean I dont support him and I have not attested that I dont support Kida. Thats not correct".
On the allegation that Musa Kida was plotting to get rid of him from coming near the board of the NBBF, Col Ahmedu said he is less worried.
"If that is the case then that is his luck. I have been in Nigerian basketball for so long that no one can hide who they really are".