Nigerian-British boxer Anthony Joshua has a road named after him within the native authorities space of Sagamu in Ogun state.
The Chairman of the Board, Gbenga Banjo, introduced that Cinema Street within the municipality has now develop into “Anthony Joshua Means”.
Talking at Anthony Joshua’s household dwelling alongside the Anthony Joshua Means in Sagamu on Tuesday, Banjo stated the choice was made to point out appreciation for the boxing legend for making Sagamu and Remoland nice.
The 2-time unified heavyweight champion earlier this month retained the world title with a ninth spherical victory over Bulgarian Kubrat Pulev.
The Remo Progress and Growth Basis congratulated the Sagamu native authorities for renaming the favored Cinema Street in honor of Joshua.
Operations director Yemisi Oluwole in an announcement on Wednesday described Joshua as a global ambassador for Remus.
In thanking the leaders and stakeholders within the state, she requested Remoland youth to mimic Joshua by being the most effective of their careers.
“An enchantment is made to different little kids of Remoland, most particularly the younger folks of Remoland to mimic the virtues of Anthony Joshua for being the most effective of their chosen careers.
“And likewise to at all times be law-abiding residents and steer clear of any acts that might result in social unrest,” stated the assertion partly.