According to Sokoto state NYSC Coordinator, Musa Abubakar, Anthony who is from Benue state, died shortly after playing a match with his fellow corps members.
The late corps member was serving at the Government Secondary School, Tsamaye, Sabon-Birni Local Government in the state.
The deceased was resting after a football match between the various batches of
the scheme, suddenly he just collapsed and died. His remains were brought to the Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto and it was confirmed that he died of heart failure.