Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.


Emordi enjoying life outside football

22 November 2013, 15:17Israel Ojoko

Lagos - Former Enugu Rangers coach Okey Emordi says he is enjoying life outside football.

Emordi threw in the towel on October 20 after leading Rangers to a fifth place finish in the Glo Nigerian Premier League 2012/13 season.

Currently out of a job, the former Enyimba handler said he now spends time alone with his wife whom the game had taken him away from.

“I am enjoying life with my wife. No children around, just me and my wife having fun”, he told News24 Nigeria.

"You know the job (coaching) keeps you so busy and away from your family. If you’re not in training, you will be heading for a game across the country and the continent”.

“So it’s good to be back home to my lovely wife. All the kids are not around, it’s just me and her (wife) doing all the domestic things. It’s been fun, but I still miss my job”.

“I look forward to getting another job elsewhere”, he concluded.

Emordi won the Manager of Year award at the League Bloggers Award held in Lagos on Wednesday.

- News24


Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Read more from our Users

Nigeria @ 56: Words to my green f...

A leader’s job is not to dictate, but rather to be respected, admired and be a trustee, of the land we love, with so much potential, a land which should be freer than free. Its still a long way to fufilling our destiny! Read more...

Submitted by
Isaac Asabor263
Recession: An opportunity for Nig...

The recession should be seen as an opportunity for the country’s promotion as long as we all collectively conduct ourselves in a patriotic manner, writes Isaac Asabor.  Read more...

Submitted by
Black and White

We want to imitate the whites in everything because we are ignorant of our inherent originality and content. We spend all our Naira to acquire his inventions because we so oblivious of our natural endowments that we allow him have it for free. Read more...

Submitted by
Nate Nat
Adamawa State University Mubi: A ...

ADSU integrity forum has accused the Sunday Joshua Wugira, a lawyer, of adopting unorthodox tactics by abusing his privilege by attacking the integrity of ADSU Vice Chancellor Dr. Moses Zira Zaruwa, writes a News24 reader. Read more...

Submitted by
Abdulsalam Jubril
My Country Nigeria (Part One)

Poetry by Abdulsalam Jubril.

Submitted by
Abdulsalam Jubril
Recession, dearth in leadership a...

Every leader has the opportunity to become great and making himself immortal in the lives and hearts of people for generations to come. Will Mr. President seize this opportunity?, questions Abdulsalam Jubril. Read more...