Togolese International, Emmanuel Adebayor in the last weeks have been hitting the headlines and this time, for all the good reasons. The former Real Madrid striker late last night, took to his social media page to announce to the world that his nephew is now his first son. This is coming after the sad death of his brother and Ade as he is fondly called, decided he was going to adopt the child and make him his.
Adebayor who himself has a seven-year-old daughter sees this as his responsibility to take after the wellbeing of his nephew, and this is not unusual from an African perspective. He wrote:
SEA, whoever knows me knows my elder brother, Peter Adebayor who is no longer with us. Here is his son and today I declare him as my first son. Let me introduce you to my first son. His name is Junior Emmanuel Adebayor. Blessings…?