Former Super Eagles Coach dies at 54
One of Nigeria’s most iconic national football team coach and captain, the Super Eagles, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, is dead, his family has announced.
According to PREMIUM TIMES, Emmanuel Ado a brother revealed that the ex-coach who was 54-year-old died of Cardiac arrest in the early hours of Wednesday June 8 2016.
“With thanksgiving to God, the Ogbuenyi Fredrick Keshi family of Illah in Oshimili North Local Government Area of Delta State, announces the death of Mr. Stephen Okechukwu Chinedu Keshi,” he said
Adding, he said “Our son, brother, father, father-in-law, brother-in-law, has gone to be with his wife of 35 years (Nkem ), Mrs. Kate Keshi, who passed on on the 9th December 2015.
“Since her death, Keshi has been in mourning. He came back to Nigeria to be with her. He had planned to fly back today Wednesday, before he suffered a cardiac arrest. He has found rest.”
Mr. Ado further stated that though the family is mourning the ex-coach’s passing, they remained grateful to God for the life spent by the Big Boss.
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