Pillar of Sports and former Governor of Abia State, Dr. Orji Kalu has applauded President Jonathan and other well meaning Nigerians who ensured the return of Stephen Keshi as Super Eagles Coach. In the past few days, there had been controversies over the Keshi’s sack by Nigeria Football Federation.
Kalu who made the remarks stated that in the interest of Nigeria football, it is just right for Keshi to manage and see the Super Eagles team through the remaining two qualifying matches. He said,” I salute Mr. President and NFF’s decision to return Keshi. It is timely considering the on going African Nations qualifying matches.”
“The return of Ike Uche by Keshi shows that the national team is set for business. Keshi has been able to forget the past and he is now focusing on the future. I am indeed glad that Ike Uche is back on field.”
The former governor admonished Keshi to remain friendly with his players as the team will go places in an atmosphere of peace.