Widespread Nollywood actress, Foluke Daramola, says she won’t permit her son signify Nigeria if he turns into an expert footballer regardless of his eligibility.
Oluwapelumi Salako, Daramola’s 13-year-old son is already aspiring to change into a footballer however his dream of someday representing Nigeria could also be on the road as a result of insecurity within the nation.
Daramola made this assertion throughout an interactive session on The PUNCH’s on-line sports activities speak present, Stars Discuss Soccer.
“I won’t (permit my son to signify Nigeria) as a result of on the finish of the day, there’s a whole lot of insecurity within the nation.
“The second a toddler involves play in Nigeria, a whole lot of issues are at stake. At the same time as a mom, the second he begins taking part in in leagues overseas, then the mother and father might change into a goal of kidnap. I can vividly keep in mind that they kidnapped a participant Mikel Obi’s father. So, due to the insecurity within the nation, I’ll positively say no.
“If he says he needs to play for Nigeria, I’ll advise him we correctly give it some thought.”
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