Former President Barack Obama has teamed with the NBA and International Basketball Federation (FIBA) to create a new league in Africa that will feature 12 teams from several countries across the continent. (Source: Black America Web, NY Magee)
“I’ve always loved basketball because it’s about building a team that’s equal to more than the sum of its parts. Glad to see this expansion into Africa because for a rising continent, this can be about a lot more than what happens on the court,” Obama tweeted Saturday.
I personally can’t wait to see how things turn out! Once the games become televised, I will definitely be watching! Click the link below for more of Barack Obama’s latest venture!