Christian Chukwu Reacts To Rumors Of His Death.
“I am terribly embarrassed with this news that I am dead…”
Touchaheart Nigeria reports that Christian Chukwu, a former Super Eagles Coach who was reportedly dead has come out to debunk rumors of his death.
Chukwu debunked the unnerving rumors on Sunday in an interview with the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) at his Trans Ekulu residence, Enugu.
The social media have been awash with the news of Chukwu’s demise since the 8th of January this year.
However, the former Green Eagles captain, who celebrated his 70th birthday on 4th of January said he was surprised that some people would wish him death.
“I am terribly embarrassed with this news that I am dead. Several people have been calling me from across the world since the news broke.
“I am still investigating the source of the story,” he said.
Chukwu, popularly known as ‘chairman’ during his career days, said that God was in control of his life.
He advised journalists and social media influencers to always investigate and get their facts right before writing.
Chukwu was in company of some of his close associates, including Barry Diala, Joseph Agu and his kinsman, Peter Agu, when he granted the interview.