Okechukwu was on from the start of the game and played for 90 minutes.
It was his 14th league appearance for Malatyaspor so far this season.
Khalid Boutaib got the important away goal which happened to be the only goal of the game on the stroke of half-time.
The win was Malatyaspor’s third away win in the Turkish elite division so far in this current campaign.
Malatyaspor are now 10th on 22 points in the 18-team league table.