I constructed mini stadium to unite Ebute-Metta community – Patoranking

Nigerian singer, Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie popularly known as Patoranking, has built a mini football stadium in the Ebute-Metta part of Lagos State.

Explaining why he constructed the stadium, the dancehall artiste, revealed that it was built to unite the community, which was where he spent his childhood.

Sharing the clip of the stadium on his Instagram page, Patoranking expressed his love for the community, stressing that it shaped his early years.

“God blessed me and I blessed my people, I built this from a place of love to unite my community Ebute Metta. First of Many. World Best.”

Born and raised in the Ebute Metta community of Lagos, he grew up sharing one room with his parents and five siblings. Patoranking originated from Onicha, Ebonyi State.

Patoranking is regarded as the pioneer of mainstream reggae-dancehall music. He rose to fame after his song Alubarika featuring Timaya hit the airwave.