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Femi Otedola Foots Medical Bills of Ailing Ex-goalkeeper, Peter Fregene

Billionaire businessman and Chairman of Forte Oil Plc, Femi Otedola, has come to the aid of ailing former Nigerian goalkeeper, Peter Fregene, who has been bedridden since 2001.

The 72-year-old who represented Nigeria in the 1968 Olympic games, had been critically ill in Sapele, Delta State.

Otedola got wind of the footballer’s ailing state, sent his representatives to Sapele, Delta state where the footballer resides and has instructed that he be airlifted from the airport in Edo state to Lagos state today Friday June 14th where he will be given medical attention at the Reddington hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos state.

The former goalkeeper, who represented the country at the 1968 Olympic Games, confirmed the development to The Punch when contacted on Thursday.

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