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How Footballer Rashidi Yekini Died Of Depression

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How Footballer Rashidi Yekini Died Of Depression

rashidi yekini died of acute depression

May 5, 2012 – How Footballer Rashidi Yekini Died Of Depression just learnt that former super eagles stricker, Rashidi Yekini who passed away on Friday night at the age of 49 died of acute depression.

The depression trails the loss of his childhood friend, Ibraheem, who happens to be his business partner managing all his monies which he invested in foreign exchange trading in Sabo area of Ibadan.

Rashidi Yekini Died Of Acute Depression

Since then, he never recovered from the shock as he was sometimes seen walking around the city of Ibadan barefooted and talking to himself.

He was said to be living in his house in Ibadan all by himself and defied all help offered to him by close associates as he finds it very difficult to trust people.

Rashidi is survived by three wives and three children. His remains will be committed to mother earth on Saturday at his native town, Ira, in Kwara State.

May his soul rest in perfect peace!



  1. Gideön Michael

    May 5, 2012 at 4:58 PM

    It was a sad news for me wen i heard it yestinit bt wat cn we do for God. His Yes is always Yes nd His No is No, wat a pain for me. R.I.P.P u wil always b n memory

  2. Izhybee

    May 9, 2012 at 6:38 AM

    Its so sad to hear u r gone…..u ar d reason 4 d tearz in our eyes, man we missed u, rest in peace

  3. Omo boy

    May 9, 2012 at 6:01 PM

    Brother ur death is a great shock to us nigeria at large. we miss you egbon

  4. Anita Glory

    September 4, 2012 at 12:53 PM

    very unfortunate

  5. Alabi Kings Andrew

    April 29, 2013 at 9:35 AM

    It’z 2 painful hw cn such tin hapund 2 a pesin lyk diz.may ur soul rezt in peace

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