A female kenyan referee Tbitha Wambui Njorge has shocked guests at a made of Black event, organized by popular brand, Guinness after she broke into tears on seeing former Arsenal player, Thierry Henry.
The referee had emerged winner in Kenya’s 2014 award for the best referee and was reading her speech at a Made of Black event which had Henry in attendance when she busted into tears at a point.
While she struggled to control her tears, she then explained that the honour of having one of the best footballer in her generation was what got tears out of her eyes.
“I’m sorry about that, please.i just can’t believe i am meeting Henry”. She said.
Having said this, Henry walked up to her and comforted the referee while holding her shoulders
“You are okay? Are you sure?
Later on Henry lauded Tabitha, a widow, as a role model to other women in the game for entering a male dominated profession.
Meanwhile, Thierry Henry has arrived the country just as Guinness Nigeria promised in the Be a Row Fan National Consumer Promotion.