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Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Naijanewsgist00: 3:34am On Dec 02
Benik Afobe, Bristol City striker announce the ‘Tragic’ death of his two-year-old daughter.

On Sunday morning, the 26-year-old Benik Afobe released a statement revealing his daughter died on Friday having ‘unexpectedly developed a severe infection’.

“It is with an extremely heavy heart that the Afobe family have today confirmed the devastating news that their first child, their beloved daughter Amora, 2, passed away late on Friday evening,” it read.



to hospital for treatment after unexpectedly developing a severe infection.

“Unfortunately she then suffered a number of serious complications and, despite doctors doing absolutely everything that they possibly could, Amora passed away peacefully with the love of her family by her side.

“The entire family have been left totally devastated and heartbroken, and would like to ask that their privacy is respected at this incredibly difficult time.”

Benik Afobe joined Bristol City on loan from Stoke in the summer and the Championship club tweeted: “The thoughts and prayers of everyone at Stoke City are with Benik Afobe following this morning’s tragic news. We’ll be with you, Benik.”

Bristol City, meanwhile, dedicated the 5-2 win against Huddersfield to Afobe and his wife, Lois.

Players were told the tragic news immediately after wards and chief executive, Mark Ashton, said: “The thoughts and prayers of everyone at Bristol City are with Benik and his wife Lois at this tragic time. We cannot imagine the heartache they are feeling and we will do all we can to support them.”

Head coach, Lee Johnson said: “I’d like to dedicate that win to the big man and his family – much love to you all.”

https://www.naijanewsgist.com/sports/benik-afobe-bristol-city-striker-announce-the-tragic-death-of-his-two-year-old-daughter/

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Fadomero(m): 4:43am On Dec 02
Thank God for the dead and those who are alive should get prepare cos death na debt Rip

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by GOFRONT(m): 5:42am On Dec 02
Rip

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by fidet1(m): 11:56am On Dec 02
Peace to her. Strength to the bereaved.

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by 1Onyeobodoboolu: 11:56am On Dec 02
Rip to her. Forget About this Government.
Let's make money

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by isaacprinz(m): 11:56am On Dec 02
Rip
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by youngprofdguru(m): 11:57am On Dec 02
May her soul RIP, what a beautiful girl.

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Houseofglam7(f): 11:57am On Dec 02
cry
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Offpoint: 11:57am On Dec 02
At a point, it'll be our turn.... Journey well young blood.
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by temmytopsy1(f): 11:57am On Dec 02
RIP baby girl
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by ainas247: 11:58am On Dec 02
embarassed embarassed embarassed embarassed
Sad... RIP little one with no SIN

God me wey I be chief sinner, you still keep me alive...
Thank you Jesus, for undeserved love!

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by wiseone28: 11:58am On Dec 02
sad

Worst thing to happen to a parent
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Crownjew: 11:59am On Dec 02
such a beauty. RIP Lad
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Barryhanq(m): 12:01pm On Dec 02
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by qualityovenbake(m): 12:01pm On Dec 02
May her soul rest in peace in the feet of the Almighty.
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by idonhammer: 12:02pm On Dec 02
Everybody get im own problem,who wan disturb your privacy before?
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by ImmaculateJOE(m): 12:02pm On Dec 02
Happy Birthday to Me

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by iornenge81(m): 12:04pm On Dec 02
Isrealgames2312:
see below
Is this a condolence message?


Rip to the little girl
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by MANNABBQGRILLS: 12:06pm On Dec 02
What a sad incident.

May her beautiful soul rest in perfect peace.

May God give her parents the fortitude to bear this huge loss.

cry

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by 13ShadesOfMay(m): 12:07pm On Dec 02
Rip Amora.
Sending Love and light to the whole family during this dark time.
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by maxiflexy(m): 12:09pm On Dec 02
Sad one, RIP, funny this white folks keep using thoughts and prayer always
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by AmazingELixir: 12:12pm On Dec 02
Chai!

Quite unfortunate RIP to the little one, his family should take solice in the fact that she passed on without knowing Sin.
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by AlphaStyles(m): 12:15pm On Dec 02
May her soul rest in peace
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Gidigidi60: 12:15pm On Dec 02
MANNABBQGRILLS:
What a sad incident.

May her beautiful soul rest in perfect peace.

May God give her parents the fortitude to bear this huge loss.

cry
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Ireboya(m): 12:23pm On Dec 02
Death is inevitable
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by virago(f): 12:25pm On Dec 02
Such a beauty , RIP
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by wman(m): 12:39pm On Dec 02
Wow. I though this guy is older than 26. Knew him from his Bournemouth days.
Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by KarlWhyte: 12:45pm On Dec 02
Gidigidi60:
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must u guys always show ur level of pettiness everywhere? we re mourning d death of a child and u busy canceling someone's comments because he disagrees with ur political views...have some dignity for once!

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Re: Amora, Benik Afobe's 2-Year-Old Daughter Dies by Renforce: 12:48pm On Dec 02
Painful loss

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