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Former Super Falcons Midfielder Ajuma Otache Passes On At Age 33

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Ajuma Otache, a Super Falcons midfielder , has died. She was aged 33.According to the verified Twitter handle of the National Football Federation , @ thenff, Otache died on Saturday. The NFF expressed sadness at the news of her death and sympathised with her young family .

Otache won the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (AWCON) with the Super Falcons of Nigeria in 2004 and also the country at both the Olympic games and the Africa Games in the same year.

Before her death, the former midfielder had been battling with a rare muscular disease and died around midday on Saturday, November 10.

She is survived by husband Peter Otache and three children.

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