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Nigerians react to Siasia’s mother kidnap, beg sports minister to intervene

Siasia needs government's intervention

Nigerians have called on sports minister, Sunday Dare to respond to the calls of former Super Eagles
coach, Samson Siasia following the kidnap of his mother, Mrs. Ogere Siasia.

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Siasia needs government’s intervention


The individuals who felt the pain of the former coach took to Social Media to plead with the minister
to use his good office to see that Siasia’s mother who was kidnapped ten weeks ago is released alive.

Below are some of the tweets:

@Tosinajala11…Please Mr sports minister come to the aid of our dear Samson Siasia

@cliffwills…That the mother of ex-player and former super eagles coach Samson Siasia, is still with her kidnappers after 2 months is very worrisome.

@Odofin4love…@SundayDareSD… pls sir, can you kindly meet with Samson Siasia.

@Daddy_Arianna…@SundayDare..Hello Sir,As one of your advocates and big fan of your work so far in the Ministry, kindly join up and assist Coach Samson Siasia. His mum is still with kidnappers after ov,r 2 months. Coach Siasia helped grow our youth football and Nigeria League as a whole.

@[email protected] please Honorable minister, kindly attend to Nigeria legend Mr SAMSON
SIASIA, he came to your office two weeks ago till now you have not responded to him, his mother been in kidnappers detention his court case. Please act fast

It’s the second time in four years that Siasia’s mother has been kidnapped after she was held by gunmen for 12 days, before her release back in November 2015.

Meanwhile, Siasia believes his 76-year-old maybe sick given the number of days she has spent in the kidnappers’ den.

Read Also: Kidnappers refuse to release Siasia’s mum despite N1.5m payment

“My mother is seriously sick and this bothers me a lot. I don’t know where or who to turn to at this point,” he told BBC Sport.

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