Siasia’s Mother finally gains freedom from kidnappers

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Siasia's Mother Released

Mrs Beauty Ogere Siasia, the 80 year-old mother of former Super Eagles skipper and coach, Samson Siasia, has been released by her abductors.

Bayelsa State reports on Sunday that the 80-year-old mother who had been kidnapped since July 15 has finally been released.

Siasia’s Mother

She was kidnapped by some heavily armed gunmen who invaded her Odoni country home in Sagbama Local Government Area of Bayelsa State.

This makes it the 2nd time that Siasia’s mother would go through the horrors of kidnap in four years.

After much negotiation and pleading, Siasia has finally received his mother.

Siasia’s Mother Released

Recall that the former coach received a ban from the World Football Governing body, forFormer Nigeria coach and player Samson Siasia has filed an appeal with Fifa and the Court of Arbitration for Sport (Cas) against a life ban imposed by the world football’s governing body for agreeing to “receive bribes in relation to the manipulation of matches.”

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The 52-year-old has announced publicly that he began the process to clear his name by filing a Fifa appeal on 27 August and at Cas two days later.

“I’ve appealed against Fifa’s decision and you will probably hear the results like you hear about the ban,” Siasia confirmed.

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