A soccer referee reportedly slumped and died in Ibadan yesterday. Nigerian ref Basil Giwa collapses, dies during south west fitness test in Ibadan.
The news was broken by Colin Udoh who is a member of the Marketing Committee of the Nigerian Football Federation (NFF). According to him, the incident happened during a fitness test for referees in the southwest region of the country.
He disclosed that the name of referee is Basil Giwa.
Nigerian ref Basil Giwa collapses, dies during south west fitness test in Ibadan pic.twitter.com/FG1EbWpt0V
— Colin NOT Collins (@ColinUdoh) December 22, 2015