Peter Osugo, also known as PECOS, was a former journalist and football administrator. He has passed away.

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In 1975, Osugo, a Sunday Times editor, changed the name of the Nigerian national team from Red Devils to Green Eagles.

Leo Osugo, speaking on behalf of the family, officially declared PECOS’ passing on January 24, 2022, at the age of 92.

PECOS passed away on January 24, 2022, at the age of 92, according to an official announcement made by Leo Osugo on behalf of the family.

He was a descendant of the Umu-Obi Osugo Royal dynasty of the Ase Community in the modern-day Delta State’s Ndokwa East Local Government Area.