“Worse day of my life,” the midfielder wrote on Twitter.
Worse day of my life 💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔💔— John Ogu (@ogujohnugo) January 25, 2021
The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) also confirmed the news; “Our thoughts and prayers are with @NGSuperEagles midfielder @ogujohnugo following the passing of his Mom. May her gentle soul rest In peace,” the NFF wrote on Twitter.
Not much is known about Ogu’s mum’s death although she had been sick for a long time.