The City of Abidjan was thrown into fun and excitement over the weekend as the African Basketball League hosted sport entertainment lovers to the Abidjan Basketball Challenge at the Palais des sports de Treichville, Abidjan.
The two days in Abidjan showcased more than basketball as African music stars and dancers spiced up the nights with electrifying performances. The Nigerian artistes were led by Sound Sultan, Chidinma, Korra and May D. D J Arafat and others were also on ground to entertain fans.
The arena with a capacity of over five thousand was packed full to capacity and tickets were already sold out before the tip off time.
Four teams participated at the Abidjan Basketball Challenge; Lagos Islanders, Lagos Stallions, Libreville Izobe of Gabon and the Abidjan Ramblers.
This is the first road trip for the Lagos Islanders and the Stallions.