Former Nigeria’s Super Eagles player and coach, Stephen Keshi, died on Wednesday, 8 June. Keshi had a successful football career. He was one of two African coaches to win the AFCON competition as a player and as a coach, and the only black African to do so. As the world continues to pay tribute to the football legend, here are some highlights, in texts and pictures, from his remarkable career.
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Last week, 40 Nigerians were deported from the United Kingdom and Australia, making it the second set of Nigerians repatriated from the UK in less than two months. How many more of these repatriations are to be expected in the future?