Chief Philip Udala biography
Chief Philip Udala, Udala FC Owner is from Uke, Anambra State’s Idemili South Local Government Area.
Udala Uke as popular known was the Chairman of the Nigerian National League team, Philip Udala, a grassroots football development specialist.
The late wealthy Udala FC Owner was a philanthropist, humanitarian, and a very nice man who funded the establishment of the Udala Football Club on his own. He is also said to be a close buddy of Cubana Chief Priest and his brother, Obi Cubana, according to certain sources.
Udala FC owner dead
Chief Philip Udala, a grassroots football development guru met his untimely death when his convoy ran into a team of armed gunmen at Eke-Agu Market junction in Abatete, Idemili North Local Area.
The gunmen had reportedly attacked a local police station and were fleeing the scene when they met the convoy of Udala in Abatete.
Godsent Eriobu, Udala FC Manager and Secretary of Anambra Independent League (AIFL) who was also in the convoy was equally shot and died instantly at the scene on Tuesday.
Rev. Fr Obinna Dike, Chairman of AIFL who confirmed the death of Udala on Wednesday said the amateur league had lost two important members of the football family.
According to Dike, may the souls of Chief Philip Udala and Godsent Eriobu rest in the Lord, Amen.
“So sad, our worst fears are becoming reality, we lost them,” he said in a text.
The Police Command in the state confirmed the incident but did not speak on number of casualties
Philip Udala, the chairman of Nigerian National League club Udala FC, has been confirmed dead and his bones have been burned by unknown gunmen in Anambra State.
When their convoy ran into a squad of gunmen at Eke-Agu Market junction in Abatete, Idemili North Local Government Area of Anambra State, Philip and his club’s team manager, Godsent Eriobu, were killed.
Our source learned that the militants had attacked a nearby police station and were fleeing the area when they came across the Udala convoy in Abatete.
Obinna Dike, the chairman of the Anambra Independent Football League, confirmed Udala’s death on Wednesday, saying the state’s amateur league has lost two vital members.
“It’s awful that our greatest worries are coming true, and we’re losing them,” Dike added.
Tochukwu Ikenga, the Police Public Relations Officer for the Anambra State Command, confirmed the incident but did not provide specifics on casualties.
About Philip Udala Personal Life, Age and wife
According to an unverified report, Chief Philip Udala was born on 1st January 1976, The billionaire, Chief Udala was married to Kelly Udala, his Wife Kelly Udala is also a billionaire.
Philip Udala wedding
Late Chief Udala married two months ago as widely reported. Unconfirmed report also said his wife is right now heavily Pregnant.
Philip Udala net worth.
At the time of this report, Udala FC Owner, Chief Philip Udala Net Worth is yet unknown, but a reliable source claimed, he is worth over 5 billionaire