Former Green Eagles captain and Ex-Super Eagles manager Christian Chukwu has come out to shut down stories making rounds about his passing. The former Nigerian international has come out to say he is hale and hearty.
Christian Chukwu noted this on Sunday January 10, at his residence in Trans Ekulu, Enugu State.
Some days the social media space was awashed with the sad news of the former Super Eagles manager’s death. But the hale and hearty 70-year-old Christian Chukwu debunks the story and even revealed that just some 6-days back he had just celebrated his 70th birthday and was left shocked when the new met him that his had pass.
He said he found out about the rumour only after he started recieving different phone calls from across the world about the news of his passing.
“I am terribly embarrassed with this news that I am dead. Several people have been calling me from across the world since the news broke.
“I am still investigating the source of the story,” he said.
Coach Chukwu who in 2019 was quite very sick and down with the terminal disease of Cancer but received donations from well-meaning Nigerians for his operations one of such was Femi Otedola who gave coach Christian Chukwu a sum of $50,000.
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