Another tragedy has befallen the family of the late Nigerian coach, Amodu Shaibu, as one of his children reportedly died last Sunday.
According to accounts gleaned from â€œFamily United by Sportsâ€ platform on WhatsApp, Segun Oguns, a former national assistant goalkeeper, said the boy, Suleman Shaibu, 12, was a JSS 2 Student of Navy Secondary School, Abeokuta.
He reportedly came to Lagos last Thursday on holidays and the mother noticed that he was not looking too good. He was taken to a hospital in Surulere the next day before he passed on Sunday and buried the same day.
Amodu, his father, a former national coach died last year June, barely three days after that of another former Nigerian skipper and coach, Stephen Keshi.