President Muhammadu Buhari has given World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua, the thumbs-up for regaining his belts on Saturday night in a rematch with Mexican-American, Andy Ruiz Jnr in Saudi Arabia.
In a statement by the Special Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Buhari rejoiced with Joshua, saluting him for bringing joy to millions of Nigerians at home and in the Diaspora, who had rooted for him to regain the titles he lost about six months ago.
“The downfall of a man is truly not the end of his life. There’s always another, and better day. This is a lesson we must all learn from you as a country,” President
Buhari tells the comeback world champion.
He wished Joshua well as he seeks to bring more glory to Nigeria, and to the boxing profession.