Coach Yaw Preko is set to join his former boss Kenichi Yatsuhashi at Nigerian side Ifeanyi Ubah.
According to a Graphic Sports publication, Preko was in Nigeria last week Wednesday to meet officials of the side for discussions.
It is reported that the former Anderlecht star will be earning a US$ 6,000-month salary which an 800% increment in what he was pocketing at Hearts.
Preko shocked the Hearts faithful by putting in his resignation letter last Friday citing personal reasons to leave the club.
Ifeanyi Ubah is owned by multimillionaire Dr Ifeanyi Ubah and his investment helped the club to finish fourth in the 2006 Nigerian Premier League.
The club, formerly known as Gabros FC, want to make a huge impact next season.