According to the state NYSC Coordinator, Musa Abubakar, Christian who is from Benue state, died shortly after playing a match with his fellow corps members.
'' The late corps member was serving at the Government Secondary School, Tsamaye, Sabon-Birni Local Government in the state. The deceased was resting after a football match between the various batches of the scheme, suddenly he just collapsed and died. His remains were brought to the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto and it was confirmed that he died of heart failure.”
Abubakar added that the deceased would be buried at his hometown in Ugbokolo village, in Ukopo local government of Benue state today.