In a cruel twist of fate, their fervent passion for the beautiful game unwittingly led them to their final moments
As the Nigeria vs South Africa match unfolded, they were lost in the thrill of the game, unaware of the looming danger. May their souls find eternal peace, forever remembered for their love of football and the togetherness it brings. Rest in peace.”
Nigerian Businessman, Chief Osondu Nwoye passed on while watching Nigeria and South Africa’s game.
He was the CEO of Groupe Auto Promotion. He collapsed after a goal was cancelled.
Nigerian University Staff, Alhaji Ayuba Abdullahi also passed on while watching the game. He was the Deputy Bursar of KWASU.
Former Nigerian Lawmaker, Dr. Cairo Ojougboh also passed on while watching the AFCON game.
Nigerian graduate and Corps member, Samuel also passed on while watching the game.
Rip to everyone who passed away last night 🙏♥️ #AFCON2023