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Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua prostrates as he presents belts to President Buhari in UK (Photo/video)



Anthony Joshua on Saturday, January 18, met with President Muhammadu Buhari and presented his heavyweight belts to him in a beautiful scene that sent delight into the hearts of Nigerians across the world.

 The world heavyweight champion defeated Mexican star Andy Ruiz in Saudi Arabia on December 7, to reclaim his heavyweights belts in style.

Joshua, whose father hailed from Sagamu, Ogun State, then thanked Nigerians for their supports, promising to present his IBO, IBF, WBO and WBA belts to the president.

The 30-year-old boxer met the president who is in United Kingdom for Investment Summit on Saturday alongside Geoffrey Onyeama, minister of foreign affairs, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, chairperson of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM) and Nìyí Adebayo, minister of industry, trade and investment.

Joshua proved he is a total Yoruba man from Nigerian than anybody could think as he prostrated for the president before handing his heavyweight belts to him.

The video and photos of the beautiful moment were shared by Bashir Ahmad, presidential assistant to President Buhari on New Media.