The death of the Jessy Onyekuru, mother of Super Eagles star, Henry Onyekuru has been announced.
This sad news was broken by Onyekuru’s Turkish Super Lig club Galatasaray on their social media on Wednesday morning.
The Club wrote: “We have learnt with great sadness that our footballer, Henry Onyekuru’s precious mother, Jessy Onyekuru is dead.
“We share the pain of Henry Onyekuru and his family, and extend our condolences” The Turkish club added.
In a related development, the NFF have also sent their condolences to Onyekuru even as they prayed for the repose of the departed soul.
The NFF via their Twitter handle wrote: Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of
@NGSuperEagles forward, @henryconyekuru , following the sad passing of his dear mother. May her soul Rest In Peace.
Onyekuru was on duty for the Super Eagles in the recent AFCON qualifying matches against Benin Republic in Porto Novo and Lesotho at the Teslim Balogun Stadium where he bagged an assist.