Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua has presented his IBF, WBA, WBO, and IBO titles to President Muhammadu Buhari.
He presented the belt to the president a at a meeting with a select group of the Nigerian Community in the United Kingdom,
Recall that President Buhari is in London to attend the UK- Africa investment summit .
The President congratulated the current World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua, who was the cynosure of all eyes during the meeting, on regaining his world championship belt, as well as putting Nigeria “on the world map again like Hogan Bassey.”
On his part, Joshua, who later presented his belts to the President, pledged to “stand up for Nigeria anytime you need me.”
Joshua is a two-time unified heavyweight
champion, having held the WBA (Super), IBF, WBO, and IBO titles since December 2019 and previously between 2016 and June 2019Recall that in December last year , he defeated Andy Ruiz Jr to reclaim heavyweight world title becoming a two-time world heavyweight champion with a unanimous points victory over Andy Ruiz Jr in a tense rematch in Saudi Arabia.