The former national team handler who is in the US has described the death of his wife as a shock. He told that Kate had been ill for a while before breathing her last on Wednesday.

“She was ill for a while now and I’m still in shock of this great loss. She was more like a sister to me and was the rock behind me and everything I do.” He said.
Keshi and Kate got married more than 30 years ago and  are blessed with 4 children. They gave out one of their daughters, Ifeyinwa out in marriage 9 months ago.