HEAVYWEIGHT boxing champion, Anthony Joshua, whose mother is Nigerian and father is of Nigerian and Irish ancestry, presented his belts to President Muhammadu Buhari after he defeated Ruiz Jnr last year December.
9jatoday reported President Buhari Leaves Nigeria For UK – (See Photos) Anthony Joshua, presented his belts during a meeting of with president and Nigerians living in the United Kingdom yesterday.
See photo below as posted on social media by the President’s official photographer, Bayo Omoboriowo.
The photo reveals the heavyweight boxing champion prostrating to Buhari as he presents his Medals:
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Dr Lekan Are, foremost Nigerian Agronomist and Director of top Nigerian newspaper, The Punch, dies on Saturday after a brief illness.
The businessman and a respected citizen Are. dies at age 86 at about 12:30 am at the University College Hospital, Ibadan, Oyo State, a family member confirmed his death to PUNCH.
Makinde in his condolence message described Are’s death as a loss to the country at large and specifically to the education sector and the media industry.
Makinde wrote, “We are deeply saddened by the news of the demise of a respectable elder statesman and an industrialist per excellence, Dr Lekan Are. continue reading here: Lekan Are, PUNCH Top Director Dies At 86