FORMER Nkana striker Eric Chekoloka has died. Chekoloka, who played for Nkana, formerly Rokana United in the 1970s, died at his Luangwa home in Kitwe on Monday after an illness.
Nkana secretary Ken Mwansa confirmed Chekoloka's death in an interview yesterday saying Chekoloka's death came as a shock to the club.
The funeral is being held at the late Chekoloka's former home, situated next to Luangwa police station. He is survived by four sons.