Nigerian power-lifter and star at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio De Janeiro, Ndidi Nwosu, is dead.
Her death was confirmed by Queen Uboh, the former President of the Nigeria Powerlifting Federation.
Nigerian paralympic gold medalist, Ndidi Nwosu is dead
According to Ms. Uboh, the husband of the late powerlifter Ikechukwu Nwosu, called her to convey the sad news of the demise of the world champion.
The former official further revealed that after her surgery, she sent some money to Nwosu to start a petty business but she couldn’t manage it with her poor health.
Ms Uboh described the late Nwosu as very humble and easy-going.