Nigeria Football Federation President Amaju Pinnick has given reasons why he was not at the burial of former Super Eagles captain and coach Stephen Keshi in his home town, Illah, Delta State on Friday.
Following his absence from the final burial rites, Pinnick came under criticism for not being present especially being a former employer of the late Keshi.
Responding to the criticisms, Amaju claimed on his verified Twitter handle that he was not feeling well on the day of the burial, […]
It was crying time yesterday at Illah, Oshimili North Local Council of Delta State at the final interment of the late former head coach of the Super Eagles, Stephen Okechukwu Keshi, as family members, friends, admirers, fans and associates of the late football icon sobbed and wept uncontrollably.
The cream and gold coloured casket bearing the remains of the famous footballer, who died suddenly in Benin, Edo State on June 7, was lowered into the grave at exactly 1.55pm.
Curiously, there were […]