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New National Badminton Team Coaches To Resume Next Year



President of Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN), Francis Obih has revealed that the new national badminton team coach and assistant from China will resume work next year.

Obit confirmed this in an interview with LEADERSHIP sports, saying China is rated as the number one badminton nation hence their decision to hire Chinese coaches for the national team.

“Chinese coach and his assistant will resume duty next year as we are determined to improve the quality of Nigeria national team.

“We all know that China is the best badminton playing nation in the world. So, if we aspire to be the best, we must go for the best,” he said .

According to him, the federation will not be responsible for the salaries and match bonuses for the Chinese coach and his assistant. “One good thing is that the federation will not be responsible for the payment of their salaries and allowances. It is being sponsored by Chinese Badminton Association,” he revealed.