Olympique Lyonnais and Indomitable Lions of Cameroon forward Karl Toko-Ekambi Louis Brilliant in currently in an inconsolable state.

The father of the 27-year-old footballer passed away in the wee hours of Monday, January 18 in a medical Airbus after his son jet into the country to take him abroad for treatment.

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Mr Toko Ekambi Jean Valentine was his son’s representative in transfer deals up until his demise.

The demise of the forward’s father comes barely weeks after International colleague Vincent Aboubakar also lost the mother.

Toko Ekambi was born i. France and represents Cameroon’s senior national selection.

The former Villarreal, Angers, Sochaux forward will join his family and friends to mourn his father.