Nigeria: Local academy promotes the US sport to the youths


Baseball is not new to Nigeria, but a local training academy wants to take the sport all the way to home base.

The Baseball Tomorrow Academy (BTA) together with the US embassy in the capital Abuja held clinics run by former major league baseball stars.

Up to 60 children between the ages of 12 and 15 from five different states took part in the training.

“When we came here, I knew I could not bat ball but now I know I can bat ball very well, but when it comes to catching before I can’t catch th…

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