Super Eagles winger Ahmed Musa lost his father whom his mother bore five children when he was seven years old.
The Leicester player and his siblings, four girls, were single handedly raised by their mother, who is known as Sarah Moses.
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At the recent unveiling of the N500 million sports fitness centre in the ancient city of Kano her son built, the 60-year-old debunked report claiming her son was from Plateau State and spoke about how she came about her Christian name.
She said, “He is actually from Maiduguri in Borno state. I am the second wife to the late father who died when Musa was seven years old. I am a Christian from Edo state and the father Musa was a Muslim. This is why I am bearing Moses. The father was a kind and caring man, a very generous man who took care of all his wives before he died. I am happy today to see my last born being celebrated by the small and mighty. So, I thank God for him and I am fulfilled.”