NCF Partners PCAAN in the 5th Edition of the super six-A-Side softball championship in Abuja

The Nigeria Cricket Federation in her continued quest to expand the game and make it more inclusive, have decided to partner with the Pakistan Community Association Abuja Nigeria (PCAAN) to organize the 5th Edition of the PCAAN Super Six-A Side tournament in Abuja. This edition has been expanded to include indigenous ... More

Cricket introduced to Borno State in the North East after many years

Government Day Junior Secondary School Galtimari, Borno State was thrilled as the game was introduced by the Regional Development Officer for North East Mr. Mohammed Mustapha. The principal of the school while receiving the equipment thanked the Federation for choosing the school and also promised to support the growth and ... More

Naija Kids Cricket Nationwide Mass Participation flag-off in Abuja successfully conducted

The Federal Capital territory came alive today as Nigeria Cricket Federation successfully conducted the National flag off for the nationwide Grass root/ mass participation event tagged “Naija Kids Cricket” This historic event took place at the Government Secondary School Garki, Abuja today with over 250 students in ... More

Azuka Onwujiobi makes giant strides in grass root development

The female development officers for the Nigeria Cricket Federation have taken the initiative as the NCF Coaching and development seminar continues to yield dividends. N.C.F Female development officer in Anambra state, Azuka Onwujiobi, has taken the game to schools in Nnewi, Anambra state. In her bit to spread the ... More

National Sports Festival elimination concludes in 5 zones across the country

OFFICIAL REPORT OF THE NATIONAL SPORTS FESTIVAL ZONAL ELIMINATIONS The National Sports Festival zonal eliminations took place across 5 geo-political zones in the country. Each zone is presented one male and one female team respectively in accordance with the guidelines of the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports ... More

Anambra State (Male) and Ebonyi State (Female) qualifies for the National Sports Festival

The South- East Zonal Elimination for the National Sports Festival took place on the 11th of October 2018 at Federal Government College Enugu. Anambra and Ebonyi states presented both male and female team, while only Ebonyi State presented a female team. In a winner takes it all encounter,  Ebonyi State won the toss ... More

NCF President Prof. Yahaya Ukwenya collaborates with FMYSD Kaduna State to organize coaching clinic

The Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports (North West office) in Collaboration with Nigeria Cricket Federation has concluded arrangements to host 3rd edition of Cricket Coaching Clinic for 300 kids ranging from 15 years and below in Kaduna State. In view of this, the National Development Manager (Northern Region) Mr ... More

Blessing Etim, development Officer for N.C.F sets the pace in grass-root development.

A fortnight ago, the Nigeria Cricket Federation conducted a development and coaching seminar in Abuja. The ripple effect from that seminar is already becoming evident as Blessin Etim, Nigeria national team female captain and development officer for the Federation, introduce the game to St. Patrick Primary School Afaha ... More

Nigeria secures hosting right of the ICC World Twenty-20 Africa Qualifier in 2019

The International Cricket Council (ICC) rolled out their activities and with dates for the yeah 2019. Most notable of events as it affects Nigeria are Anthon Ferreira's Visit to Nigeria I.C.C World Cup trophy  tour to Nigeria ( February 11th and 12th 2019) Nigeria to host the ICC World T-20 Africa Qualifier ... More

Development and Coaching Seminar 2018 successfully conducted by the Federation

The Nigeria Cricket Federation successfully conducted a development and coaching seminar 2018 in Abuja. The Seminar which was themed; Overview of Cricket development Road map for Nigeria, was designed to introduce the development pathway to be engaged by the Federation in regards to Mini Cricket, Age grade, Senior and ... More