The death of Basketball legend Kobe Bryant came as a rude shock to many on this day January 26, 2020 and the world just lost a global gem.
However, these are some of the Nigerian celebrities who have taken to their social media handles to express their grief.
Chioma Akpotha : The Nollywood screen diva posted on her page @chiomakpotha Been busy all day. Just picked my phone and then I see this…. God please comfort the loved ones he left behind.
Asisat Oshola; The Nigerian legendary female footballer who plays for Barcelona female team posted to commiserate with the loved ones of the basketball star asisat_oshoala Horrible news for the sporting world ….. prayers up to his family# Mamba4Life #RIPmamba
Tunde Ednut; The social media influencer posted @tundeednut A sad day!#ripkobe
Soundsultan ; The iconic musician who loves basketball @soundsultan Those who know me know I am soooo heart broken n devastated !right now . Rest in peace Legend @kobebryant
Jackey Madu: The former reality tv star posted on her page The last time I felt this type of heart pain, praying the Lazarus miracle would happen again was when I lost my dad.RIP Kobe my heart is so heavy right now.
Kobe Bean Bryant was born on August 23, 1978, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania the world is mourning this iconic sportsman whose impact will remain in the annals of the sporting world. Rest in Peace legend.