President Buhari salutes Anthony Joshua on victory
President Muhammadu Buhari thumbs up World Heavyweight Boxing Champion, Anthony Joshua, for regaining his belts Saturday night in a rematch with Mexican, Andy Ruiz Jnr.
The President rejoices 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.
A statement from the senior Adviser to the President on Media and Publicity, Femi Adesina quoted the president as "saying that the downfall of a man is truly not the end of his life as there’s always another and better day-a lesson". The president said everyone must learn from the famous boxer.
He wishes Anthony Joshua well as he seeks to bring more glory to Nigeria, and to the boxing profession.