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Femi Otedola begins medical treatment of ailing ex-goalkeeper, Peter Fregene

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Peter Fregene, the 72-year-old who represented Nigeria in the 1968 Olympic games, had been bedridden since 2016, battling a yet-to-be disclosed ailment.

Femi 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 14, where he will be given medical attention at the Reddington hospital in Ikoyi, Lagos.

This is not the first time the billionaire would be extending his generosity to footballers.

Recall that in April, he donated $50,000 for the medical treatment of ex-footballer and coach, Christian Chukwu in a UK hospital, The Punch reports.

 

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