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The Nigeria Professional Football League (NPFL) has announced that 60 seconds of moment of silences will be held for the late Solomon Ogbeide.

As reported, Ogbeide suddenly passed away on Sunday after a short illness. It was also confirmed that black armbands will be worn during fixtures of Matchday 22 on Sunday, May 26.

“In addition to the black armbands, a minute silence will be observed before kickoff at all the match venues in honour of the veteran coach,” said the League Management Committee’s Shehu Dikko stated.

“Our thoughts are with his immediate family, with players and staff of Lobi Stars and with all the players he impacted their careers”, added Dikko.

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