Stephen Keshi basking in euphoria of joy at Super Eagles victory.
Former Super Eagles coach and captain, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi is dead.
The 54-year old who also coached the national team of Togo and Mali repprtedly died of cardiac arrest.
According to a statement issued by Emmanuel Ado, brother to the late Keshi, ;“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.”
“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 the 9th December 2015.
Keshi reportedly complained of being unwell shortly before midnight on Tuesday but soon got worse as he was said to have suddenly started gasping for breath and he was rushed to a private hospital in the GRA Benin where he died.