Nigeria Football Federation Executive Committee member, Hon. Chidi Okenwa Offor is dead, Completesports.com reports.
Offor who was also chairman of Enugu State Football Association having been reelected for another four year term on May 26, 2019, died of undisclosed illness at the time of this report.
Until his death on Tuesday, Offor was also the chairman of the Nigeria National League, NNL – Nigeria’s second tier league.
A close associate of Offor, Patrick Nworji who is also Enugu Rangers Chief Scouting Officer, told Completesports.com that the late Offor had been sick since the past one month.
“It is a ‘Black Tuesday’ here in Enugu”, Nworji who is popularly called ‘Manga’ reacted when Completesports.com called him up.
“It was a huge shock to everybody. He was a ‘Professor’ as far as football is concerned.
“He was also my teacher, we were deeply too…
Source: Complete Sports