Tremendous Eagles captain and star participant, Ahmed Musa has come to the help of Nigerian Olympian, Bassey Etim.
Musa gave him half 1,000,000 Naira after Etim was noticed across the Ajah space of Lagos, filling up potholes.
Bassey Etim, who received a gold medal on the 1983 Commonwealth Video games in Malta, said that he suffered an damage whereas representing Nigeria on the 1984 Olympic Video games.
Musician, Oc Cares disclosed how he noticed Etim nicknamed ‘Iron bar’, at a failed part of the street alongside the Ado/Badore street in Lagos, prompting him to succeed in out.
Etim, 56, revealed that he needed to spend his life financial savings for his therapy, claiming he was deserted by Nigeria.
The Cross River state born athlete stated: “I sustained an damage, and after I got here again, Nigeria refused to maintain my damage, so I had to make use of my life financial savings to return to America in September 1985 to maintain the damage.
“However I nonetheless come out to volunteer myself to offer again to my nation. “Individuals are saying, ‘why should you do that? They didn’t maintain you’.
The put up which has since gone viral, attracted Tremendous Eagles captain Ahmed Musa, who requested his contact.
The striker wrote on Instagram: “How can I get to him pls.”
In an replace on Thursday August 4, a reporter with Sports activities Temporary , Babajide Orevba revealed Musa had despatched the previous athlete N500,000.
“I just finished speaking with him now. I sent him N500,000.” Musa was quoted saying.
Watch the video of Etim filling pot holes and his wonderful transformation after being helped by Oc Cares and his group beneath: