Former Nigeria Football Association secretary general, Alhaji Sani Toro, has commiserated with the family of Austin Akosa who recently died in Lagos at the age of 75.
The former President of Nigeria Coaches Association, according to his brother, died on Saturdayafter a brief period of ill-health.
In his reaction, Toro said: “My long standing friend Austin Akosa is dead. On behalf of myself and my family, I wish to condole with his immediate family, Confederation of African Football, Nigeria Football Federation and the entire football family for the death of our respected CAF Administrator."
Meanwhile, Akosa popularly known as Sussie, will be buried when the family makes the final journey arrangement known.