The Federal Government of Nigeria has congratulated Kamaru Usman for winning the welterweight belt of the Ultimate Fighting Championship, UFC.
Kamaru Usman fought and defeated the reigning champion Tyron Woodley in a challenge which he dominated.
The congratulatory message from the Federal Government came through the Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa.
“I congratulate you on this wonderful feat, for winning this fight not only for Nigeria, but for the African continent.
“We are truly proud of you and urge you to continue to use your professional prowess to extol the virtues of Nigerian heritage.
“Your shinning beacon serves as inspiration to the Youths of Nigeria,” Dabiri-Erewa said.
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