*Over Dr. Damian’s death
Chairman of Niger State Football Association, Alhaji Ahmed Yusuf Fresh and other north central zone football leaders has sent their commiseration with the NPFL champions, Plateau United FC of Jos, over the death of one of the team’s medical personnel who was found dead in his room in Umuahia.
Comrade Ahmed Fresh who is the leader of delegation at the ongoing CHAN Nations cup championship in Morocco expressed sadness over the incident
“I am in Agadir, Morocco to continue with my primary assignment which is to monitor the progress of our boys, the Super Eagles of Nigeria, in their last group match against Equatorial Guinea in this competition.”
“I pray that Plateau state government and one of our members representing North Central zone, Hon. Yahaya Kwande, Plateau United FC should have heart to bear the huge loss.
Also speaking, the independent chairman Nationwide League One (NLO), Mohammed Alkali said “it was really a shocking news when Alhaji Ahmed Fresh related the sad occurrence to me. I am still in shock but I pray God should grant him access to heaven’s gate.”
Dr. Damian a member of Plateau United FC medical team died when his team went on an away game in Umuahia against Abia Warriors FC.