The wife expressed happiness that friends of her husband have not abandoned him but are making efforts to ensure cash was raised for his overseas treatment, stressing that the family was particularly grateful to the Governor of the State , Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi who have being with him since the illness started, “from Orthopedic hospital to the private hospital now. He is God- sent” she said
Penpushing further reports that, a United States based patron of Rangers FC, Benson Ezeomeogo Ejindu who has moved to raise $50,000 for Chukwu’s treatment in the United States of America (USA), disclosed that he has launched an appeal for Chukwu which he posted on Facebook.
The Rangers Patron in his Facebook post stated, “for all the lovers of football (soccer), especially those who love African football, one of the legends of that Sport is in dire need of medical attention. Christian “Chairman” Chukwu, who captained the famous Enugu Rangers International FC and the Nigeria National Team in the 1970s and early 1980s, needs a different type of support – your financial support. Your support, no matter how small, will offset the cost of surgeries and treatments to restore his debilitating health.”