Sunday, 4th June 2023

Stephen Keshi

15 Jun 2016
Former Flying Eagles and Super Eagles midfielder, US-based Paul Okoku, was one of the closest friends to the late Stephen Keshi. Okoku, who was in the Flying Eagles team...
14 Jun 2016
The House of Representatives has enjoined the authorities to immortalise late Stephen Okechukwu Keshi and Amodu Shuaibu who passed on recently. At the plenary presided by speaker Yakubu Dogara, the lawmakers maintained that there was the need to immortalise them in view of their selfless services to the country. Adopting a motion sponsored by Mr…
14 Jun 2016
Family sources said Keshi’s daughter would meet with her father’s relations, who have been looking after the late coach’s affairs since his demise.
14 Jun 2016
Chief Ogufere said the Veterans like Nigerians all over the world are in deep sense of shock.
13 Jun 2016
I was 29 years old when TA, my illustrious father, Timothy Adebimpe Akanbi Adesina, died in June 1994 but we did not inter his remains until the middle of August ...
12 Jun 2016
He led the national team to two World Cup tournaments and answered the call to serve as National Coach on a number of occasions.
11 Jun 2016
At a time like this one can only draw strength from the depths of philosophy. Any other way is laced with the anguish of the permanency of a loss that no one prepared for.
9 Jun 2016
Perhaps more than any other footballer, dead or living, Stephen Keshi was the architect of the new Nigerian football, which at one time was rated the fifth best country in the global game.
9 Jun 2016
Super Eagles’ former stars, Austin Eguavoen and Emeka Ezeugo, have called on the Federal Government to give the late Stephen Keshi a state burial as a mark of honour for the years...
9 Jun 2016
President of the Confederation of African Football, Alhaji Issa Hayatou, was one of the first senior citizens in world football to commiserate with the NFF and the Nigeria football family...
9 Jun 2016
Family members and locals were in great shock and disbelief when news of the passage was broken at his small town of Illah in Oshimili North Local Council of Delta State.
9 Jun 2016
The former Nigeria and Togo manager, who died on Tuesday evening aged just 54, was, at international level, the finest African coach of his generation


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