By Akeem Busari
The Nigerian sports community is agog and in convivial mood as it joins the sports world to sing, dance and praise God for granting yet another year to the life of Nigeria’s Pillar Of Sports, High Chief Donatus Agu-Ejidike, as his marks his birthday today, Tuesday, 7 March, 2023.
It has been showers of prayers and praises for the former President of Karate Federation of Nigeria.
Leading the impressive list of prominent Nigerian sports administrators, stakeholders and well-wishers is Engr. Ahmadu Musa Kida, President of Nigeria Basketball Federation, who described High Chief Donatus Agu-Ejidike, as a true patriot and a selfless Nigerian. Kida prayed that God grant him a longer and healthier life, in peace and happiness.
Ambassador(Rev). Samuel Ikpea, National Chairman of Nigeria Football Supporters’ Club, remarked that High Chief Ejidike, deserves all praises and prayers in celebration of his birthday.
“High Chief Donatus Agu-Ejidike, is a great Nigerian sports philanthropist, who should be celebrated now and always. As one of the National Patrons of Nigeria Football Supporters Club, we celebrate him, and pray God continue to keep him in good health and prosper his businesses, for the benefits of Nigerian sports and the society,” Ikpea prayed.
On his part, National Coordinator of Friends of Nigeria Sports, Chief Dipreiye Thompson, thanked God for the life of Ejidike. While praying that God continue to bless and protect him, the FNS leader advised the celebrant not to stop his support and promotion of Nigerian sports and the athletes.