The World heavyweight boxing champion, Anthony Joshua, on Wednesday arrived at the palace of Akarigbo of Remo in a courtesy call.
The heavyweight boxing champion who was warmly welcomed amidst wide jubilation met with the Akarigbo and other chiefs in Sagamu around 1.15pm.
Thousands of youths had in December 2019 gathered to watch Joshua’s rematch against Andy Ruiz at his family house.
Joshua is a British boxer of Nigerian descent. He was born in Watford to a Nigerian mother, Yeta Odusanya, and a British father of Nigerian and Irish descent, Robert, in 1989.
He made his debut alongside his cousin, Ben Illeyemi, who is also a professional boxer, in 2013.
His father’s family name is popular in Ijokun, Sagamu area of Ogun State.