Delay in obtaining entry visas to the U.S. is currently hindering the departure of Nigeria’s male squash team to the World Team Championships which begins in Washington on Sunday.
Uchenna Uba, Media Officer of Nigeria Squash Federation (NSF), on Thursday in Abuja revealed they were however still hopeful the visas would be approved soon.
He also said four players and a coach would be making the trip for the event.
The federation spokesman however disclosed that they have other plans just in case the visas would not be ready. “But we don’t want to reveal it yet,” he said.
The players picked to represent Nigeria are Tunde Ajagbe, Sadiq Taiwo, Onos Adegoke and Gabriel Olunmilayo, while Jonah Attah is the Coach.