Just like the Bible says…there is time for everything, a time to be born and a time to die. As you’re reading this, former super eagles coach, Stephen Keshi’s body has been lowered in to the grace for his final journey.
The funeral rites for the legendary footballer and manager was earlier held during a requiem mass at St. Paul Anglican Church in Benin City, the Edo State capital.
Reverend Father Richard Ofere, during his sermon said that death is not the end of life for a good Christian rather it is a passage to eternal glory.
Yesterday there was a lying-in-state ceremony which was followed by a novelty match involving football veterans at the Samuel Ogbemudia Stadium, witnessed by family, friends and the public.
May his soul rest in peace!