Super Eagles midfielder, Moses Simon constructs road, drainage system in his hometown of Benue State

Super Eagles winger, Moses Simon winger, Moses Simon has put smile on the face of residents of his hometown community as he funded  the construction of a drainage system and a main road in Obagaji Agatu community in Benue State.

The 25-year-old Nantes of France star had drilled boreholes to provide portable water last September which made the community leaders name a street after him in Obagaji Agatu, he has also embarked on some projects in Southern Kaduna, where he grew up.

Moses who has contributed five goals and an assist in 27 Ligue 1 matches this season. “It’s important to step in where the politicians have decided not to help,” Simon told BBC Sport Africa.

“Imagine in 2021 we are talking of people without potable water and desperately praying for protection ahead of the rains and floods.

“These people deserve more from the government because they put all their trust in them only to be disappointed.

“As sports people we can all do more to make our people happy, some are already doing and very supportive of their community but we can’t stop.”

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