Super Eagles vice captain, Ahmed Musa has lost his mother, Madam Sarah Moses at a hospital in Abuja.
The Nigerian international announced the sad news via his Twitter account on Thursday describing the day as a sad one.
The Al-Nassr striker posted: “What a sad day of my life, just lost my mum 😭😭😭😭😭,”
The 26 year-old former Leicester City and CSKA Moscow forward had recently called on Nigerians to pray for his mother before she finally gave up the ghost on Thursday.
Musa took to his official Instagram account on Wednesday, January 23 to post a picture of him and his mother with a heartwarming message as reports stated that she was in the hospital.
“I am sure being tucked in bed is not the best thing you know to do. All your children are waiting for you to get out of bed and say ‘I am back in action’. Get well soon Sweet Mum!❤️🙏,” Musa said.