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Father of 3 dies watching Nigeria/Argentina match

Peter Agbowa, a resident of Ugbo Odogwu, a suburb of Enugu, slumped and died while watching the Nigeria versus Argentina match on Saturday.

Agbowa, 56, and father of three, was said to have slumped from a chair when Argentina scored the lone goal of the encounter six minutes into the match.

His wife, Georgina, said yesterday in Enugu that she noticed that her husband stood still after he shouted and was no more moving.

According to her, I tried to touch him but he just fell on the floor and I shouted to alert neighbours who quickly came and rushed him to the hospital where he was confirmed dead.Agbowa, who hailed from Nkanu in Udi Local Government Area of Enugu State, was a self employed carpenter.


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