- Nigerian footballer, John Ogu, has taken to social media to narrate his struggles during his mother's health crises
- According to the story, despite how expensive the treatment was, he was able to raise the money through people who donated to the cause
The mother-child bond is one that indeed cannot be easily severed and this Nigerian athlete has proven this to be true. Nigerian football star, John Ogu has melted the hearts of many with the story of his trials during his mother's ailment.
According to the story he shared on his Insta Story on Instagram, his mother had fallen ill a few years ago, at a time he was expecting his daughter and during a football season he couldn't afford to loose, thus making it a tough period for him.
He revealed that with the help of his football club and a few friends, he was able to foot the bills and have his mother flown to Israel for proper treatments. He went on to state that there were times when his mother was in so much pains, he broke down in tears and prayed to God.
Ogu took to social media to thank God for his mother's life and it is totally understandable. Having the resources to cater for a loved one is almost a luxury, especially in a country where the health care seems to be deteriorating at a disturbing rate.
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