Nigeria football legend Stephen Keshi died of Cardiac arrest on his way back to the United State of America, his family has said.
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 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.
We thank God for his life.
We want to ask for understanding in this very difficult time for the family.
For now no details.
For the family.