Shooting Stars' Moses Ogaga is dead

The 26-year-old influential player passed away on Wednesday morning after a lingering illness

Shooting Stars' striker Moses Ogaga has been confirmed dead. The striker who joined the Oluyole Warriors from Jigawa Golden Stars died in Ibadan after a long battle with a protracted illness on Wednesday.

Though, the circumstances surrounding the death of the 26-year-old were still sketchy at the time of this report, his death was confirmed to Goal by Jubril Arowolo, media officer of the Ibadan-based Nigeria Premier League outfit.

Ogaga's sickness started long ago when he was diagnosed of typhoid in Ibadan before he was moved to Lagos for proper medical care.

This sad news is coming just days after another Nigeria league player, Sanni Abacha who played for Kwara United died in Ilorin.