Dabiri-Erewa Hails Anthony Joshua Long Awaited Victory
Hon Abike Dabiri-Erewa, Chairman/CEO, Nigerians in Diaspora Commission, (NIDCOM), has expressed joy over the boxing exploits of the two-time World heavy weight champion, Anthony Joshua as he makes a victorious come back to the global boxing books by defeating the American, Jermaine Franklin on Saturday.
NiDCOM in a statement issued by Gabriel Odu in Abuja on Sunday said Dabiri-Erewa describes AJ’s win as a “never- say-never, the I-can-do-spirit of Nigerians anywhere in the world.”
The NIDCOM Boss adds that AJ is a true ambassador at large, making Nigeria super proud and projecting the good image of Nigerians globally.
This is Joshua’s first victory since 2020 after he successively suffered defeats from Oleksandr Usyk.
The 33-year old World heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua, on saturday, returned to the boxing stage victory in a unanimous points-decision over Jermaine Franklin with a score card of: 118-111, 117-111, 117-111, by the three judges at London 02 Arena, Saturday.