Popular cinema road in Sagamu named after Nigerian-born British boxer Anthony Joshua

Popular cinema road in Sagamu named after Nigerian-born British boxer Anthony Joshua

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The Popular cinema road in Sagamu Local government area of Ogun state has been named Anthony Joshua way after Nigeria-born British Pugilist and two-time heavy weight Champion, Anthony Joshua.

Born 31-year-old ago to Nigerian parents in Watford, the heavy-weight champion has never hidden his love for his mother’s land.

In a speech by the council chairman of Sagamu L.G.A at the family house , which is along Anthony Joshua way , Gbenga Banjo ,  announced that the Cinema Road in the council has now become “Anthony Joshua Way”.

Banjo said the decision was made in order to show appreciation to the boxing legend for making Sagamu and Remoland great.

In December , the two-time heavy weight champion  retained his world title belts with a ninth-round triumph over his mandatory challenger , Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev.




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