According reports, the Olympic team coach of the Nigerian football team has been kidnapped.
Gunmen stormed the family in Bayelsa state Nigeria Tuesday Morning and forcefully carried the old woman away on motorcycle.
The police has confirmed the incident.
Reacting to the Kidnapped, Siasia said “Right now I am confused, from the story I got, three men on motorbike stormed my parents’ house in my village Odoni in Bayelsa State, shot sporadically into the air before taking my old mother away on a bike.
“What do they expect from me? I don’t have money, I am right now on national duty, and need all the time to concentrate on this very important national task. So, I beg them to please release my mother so that I can concentrate on this task of qualifying the U-23 National Team for the men’s football event of the Rio Olympics.”
The Nigerian Football Federation has appealed to the kidnappers to release the mother of the under 23 coach.