Former Super Eagles striker Odion Ighalo has lost his sister.

The 30-year-old who is currently on vacation broke the news on his Twitter page.

The former Watford striker posted pictures of himself and his sister with the caption: RIP Sister.

According to Ighalo his sister passed away on December 12.

He did not offer further details regarding cause of death.

However, his fans have been sending in their condolences to his family.