2016 Olympics: Nigeria to pull out of 3 games due to cash crunch
There are strong indications that Nigeria may be pulling out 3 events in the forthcoming Rio 2016 due to the economic crisis the country is currently facing.
A staff of the federal ministry of youths and sports development hinted Vaxity that the government cannot fund the Nigerian contingent with its current size.
Though the government is still considering the consequences of such action, in terms of the punishment the International Olympic Committee (IOC) may met out to Nigeria. The events Nigeria may pull out of are basketball, table tennis and canoeing.