Zambian medical doctor, Joseph Kabungo, has died in Abuja after the Nigeria Vs Ghana 2022 FIFA World Cup play-off.

Kabungo in the Stadium

Kabungo was the Confederation of African Football, CAF, doping control officer for the Super Eagles and Black Stars game at the MKO Abiola stadium on Tuesday, 29th March, 2022.

He died after violence erupted at the end of the match in Abuja. He was said to have lost consciousness after he was allegedly beaten and stepped upon as fans tried to get out of the stadium in the stampede.

Story: Asma’u Sani