#RIPRigobertSong Now Trending On Twitter - Footballer Rigobert Song Dead?

Date: 08-10-2016 12:03 pm (4 years ago) | Author: kacy lee
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There are rumours swirling on social media that former Cameroon international Rigobert Song Bahanag has passed away at the age of 40



GISTMANIA is yet to confirm the news as it remains but speculation, however, several online newspapers are reporting that he passed away on October 7, days after government officials in his homeland had given him the all-clear. However we reported that Mr Song suffered a stroke on October 3 and was said to have been making a recovery.



ESPN had reported that Cameroon’s health minister, Andre Mama Fouda, said on October 5:

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“He leaves conscious. His life is no longer in danger, but he is not out of the woods yet. We hope he gets well soon, and comes back in full form, as we know him to be.”

On the same day, CamFoot reported that Song had opened his eyes following his coma, Heavy reports.

The online newspaper claimed that Song had been airlifted from Yaounde in his homeland to Paris.

On Friday, L’Equipe gathered that Song’s operation had been a success and that he was on the road to recovery.

However, netizens on Twitter claim otherwise as the hashtag #RIPRigobertSong is trending on Saturday morning, October 8, 2016.

See tweets below:
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Ösari @EmekaOsari
A lion has passed away. #RIPRigobertSong #AfricanLegend  pic.twitter.com/fjq6xjwZwM"
10:41 PM - 7 Oct 2016


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ArsenalDNA @Bestdgooner
Such a sad news to Football
Thoughts with d family n friends of Rigobert Song#RIPRigobertSong#ALionIsGone#AfricanLegend
10:49 PM - 7 Oct 2016
  7 7 Retweets   3 3 likes


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NPFL_ @NPFL_Forum
RIP to Uncle Rigobert Song. One of the Legends in the game we love. My condolences to his family.



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Truly awful news to wake up to – Rigobert Song has passed away at the age of 40 #RIPRigobertSong

— Dan Long (@DanLong__) October 8, 2016


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RIP LEGENDS NEVER DIE #RIPRigobertSong https://t.co/rlgvdfvYhv

— L E G A C Y (@Itsderomeo_) October 8, 2016


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Chinemeze @QachiOfficial
Terrible news this morning. Growing up, every 13 year old defender wanted to be called SONG. Adieu Odogwu. #RIPRigobertSong
7:40 AM - 8 Oct 2016


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Makashule Gana @Makashule
#RIPRigobertSong you were a loyal servant of football, a role model of note.
5:24 AM - 8 Oct 2016 · Johannesburg, South Africa, South Africa


Posted: at 8-10-2016 12:03 PM (4 years ago) | Addicted Hero
- livingstone80 at 8-10-2016 12:16 PM (4 years ago)
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may his soul rest in peace if it is true
Posted: at 8-10-2016 12:16 PM (4 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- gogoman at 8-10-2016 12:26 PM (4 years ago)
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RIP
Posted: at 8-10-2016 12:26 PM (4 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- Freddie333 at 8-10-2016 12:30 PM (4 years ago)
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Rip
Posted: at 8-10-2016 12:30 PM (4 years ago) | Upcoming
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- kison at 8-10-2016 12:47 PM (4 years ago)
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 Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry Cry
Posted: at 8-10-2016 12:47 PM (4 years ago) | Hero
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- benosky4 at 8-10-2016 02:00 PM (4 years ago)
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African Lion.

Posted: at 8-10-2016 02:00 PM (4 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- diutopep at 8-10-2016 04:19 PM (4 years ago)
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Eyaah.. Dis is so sad... R.I.P o
Posted: at 8-10-2016 04:19 PM (4 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- kayveetee at 8-10-2016 04:40 PM (4 years ago)
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I logged in, I read & I commented.... R.I.P Legend.
Posted: at 8-10-2016 04:40 PM (4 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- cocoeni at 8-10-2016 08:13 PM (4 years ago)
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 Shocked Shocked Shocked
Posted: at 8-10-2016 08:13 PM (4 years ago) | Hero
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- winace at 8-10-2016 08:47 PM (4 years ago)
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Isa Hayatou say he is still alive.
Posted: at 8-10-2016 08:47 PM (4 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- jeroba1 at 8-10-2016 09:20 PM (4 years ago)
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song rip real legend
Posted: at 8-10-2016 09:20 PM (4 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- jeroba1 at 8-10-2016 09:21 PM (4 years ago)
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song rip. real legend
Posted: at 8-10-2016 09:21 PM (4 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- dareper at 8-10-2016 11:08 PM (4 years ago)
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What a lost
Posted: at 8-10-2016 11:08 PM (4 years ago) | Addicted Hero
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- anitajoseph at 9-10-2016 01:32 AM (4 years ago)
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DEATH DEATH WHY
Posted: at 9-10-2016 01:32 AM (4 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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- sandler at 9-10-2016 11:07 AM (4 years ago)
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WASTED GENERATION
Posted: at 9-10-2016 11:07 AM (4 years ago) | Gistmaniac
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