Professor Azumah Nelson's mother passes on
According to the Boxing Hall of Fame, the mother who had been battling with an undisclosed illness, has gone to be with the Lord. Funeral arrangements will soon be made public.
Sad news making the rounds indicates that boxing legend, Azumah Nelson has lost their mother. Madam Comfort Atwei Quarcoo died on Monday, January 2, 2023, at the age of 86 years. This was contained in a statement dated January 3 and issued by Mr. Nelson, which confirmed that the late mother died at home after battling with an undisclosed illness. “I spent time with her 3 days ago and could tell she was in pain,” he revealed. He reasoned: “…she is at peace now.” “After raising her children well and seeing her grandchildren, she has done very well and deserves some rest,” he stressed. He noted: “This is a celebration of life.” “The Bible says in all things we should give thanks to God so we thank the Almighty for this one too,” the boxing hall-of-Famer expressed his Christian faith. Nicknamed Professor Zoom Zoom Nelson, widely addressed as Africa’s greatest boxing champion of all time, he also requested prayer for his family and added that funeral details will soon be made public.