The FCT Football Association Chairman, Alhaji Adam Mouktar Mohammed has expressed his shock while commiserating over the death of the Abia State football association chairman, Sir Ephraim Chukwuemeka.
While expressing his condolence, Alhaji Mouktar, in a statement, expressed deep shock saying the Abia State football Association Chief was a vibrant man, full of life and vigour, and he implores his family to take heart reiterating the painful loss.
“It comes as a rude shock that Sir Ephraim Chukwuemeka is no more. He was a vibrant man, full of life and a jolly good fellow. He will be greatly missed by the footballing family and stakeholders.”
“I sympathize with his family and ask that they all take heart and be consoled by the lives he touched and his immense contribution to Abia state Football and the country at large.
Mouktar urged the entire Abia State Football Association, to be strong and continue the good work Sir Ephraim Chukwuemeka was doing in the State through football before this sudden death.”
Furthermore, the FCT FA boss(Mouktar) continued by saying; “This is the time the FA needs to be strong and keep doing their best to sustain the good legacies the late FA boss had put in place as it touched lives, our prayer for him is that, may God grant him eternal rest and grant strength his family and those he left the legacies of football in Abia State the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss.”
Until his death, Ephraim was the Football Association Chairman of Abia state and also an NFF congress member.