Google honours Stephen Keshi
Stephen Keshi

Google has honoured former Nigerian coach and player, Stephen Keshi, with a doodle on its search engine page for Nigerian loggers.

The honour came on Keshi’s 56th birthday. Keshi died suddenly in Benin on 7 June, in 2016, to the shock of his compatriots.

He was born in Azare, Bauchi. But his parents hailed from Delta state.

His wife of 30 years, Kate Aburime had died six months before his own death. They had four children.

Google honours Stephen Keshi
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Keshi set a record in African football by being the first African coach to successfully qualify two African nations (Nigeria and Togo) to the World Cup Finals.