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Stephen Keshi Buried In Ilah Delta State

Channels Television  
Updated July 30, 2016

Stephen Keshi The remains of former Super Eagles coach, Stephen Keshi has finally been laid to rest in his hometown, Illah Delta State.

During the requiem mass at Saint John, the Evangelist Catholic Church, the officiating priest described Keshi as a man who lived a life of service.

Members of Keshi’s family, ex-internationals, officials of Delta State government and friends witnessed the final burial rites of the late football icon.

Keshi died on June 8 in Benin City at the age of 54.

Meanwhile Stephen Keshi’s former colleagues are still reeling from his demise.

Former Super Eagles goalkeeper, Peter Rufai said Keshi was a great pillar that Nigerian football leaned on

His former assistant, Valeri Hondonou wants his name immortalized while Dayo Enebi spoke of his love for everyone