The Badminton Federation of Nigeria (BFN) has said its team would leave Lagos on April 14 to participate in the All Africa Mixed Team Badminton Championship in South Africa.
Secretary-General of the federation, Patience Okon said this in an interview in Abuja on Thursday.
She said five players and one coach would take part in the championship scheduled to hold from April 16 to April 23 in Benoni, South Africa. Okon listed the Nigeria badminton contingent for the championship to include: Zainab Mohammed, Babalola Gideon, Bello Habu, Krobakpo Clement, Salaudeem Abdulfati and Coach Adamu Ibrahim.
The team left Abuja on Thursday for South Africa.