NPFL side Niger Tornadoes has confirmed the news of the passing away of Hussaini Isah. The NPFL defender who just returned to the team after a match suspension due to yellow card accumulation was hit by a reckless motorcycle rider popularly called okoda along Maitumbi road, Minna.Niger State.
The left-back was named a man of the match in Niger Tornadoes’ 1-1 Nigeria Professional Football League draw against Kwara United in a match day 21 game on Sunday at the Bako Kontagora Stadium, Minna.
Hussaini becomes the most recent player that loses his life in an accident this year following Kano Pillar defender Chinedu Udoji’s fatal accident in February.
A sudden exit
With sorrow heart, we painfully announced the sudden exit of our dedicated and humble defender Hussaini Isah, who lost his life this Monday evening. 1/2 pic.twitter.com/8Stk06bfo4
— Niger Tornadoes FC (@NigerTornadoes) May 14, 2018