Uche Agbo has passed a routine medical at KAA Gent and he is now set to sign a four-year contract with the top Belgian club.
Uche Agbo has a year left on his contract at Standard Liege.
The defensive midfielder is a direct replacement for compatriot Anderson Esiti, who has moved to Greek champions PAOK.
Last season, the versatile player played on loan to La Liga outfit Rayo Vallecano.
Both Moses Simon and Samuel Kalu featured for Gent before they transferred to UD Levante and Bordeaux, respectively.