By; AYO OJEDOKUN, Lagos
A Nigerian boxing promoter, Jonathan Odushola has obtained an American Professional Boxing License which now qualifies his outfit to promote or stage boxing shows in the United States of America.
The CEO of Jonadosh Boxing Promotions has also revealed his plans to soon organize a boxing show in America to promote African and American boxers, most especially boxers from Nigeria in collaboration with Core Afrique Boxing Promotion (COABOX).
It would be recalled that Jonathan Odushola in December 2022 organized a boxing show inside the Indoor Sports Hall of Obafemi Awolowo Stadium Ibadan tagged, ‘The Brawl’ where Habeeb Oladeji popularly known as Ige confronted Mojeed Gbolahan, aka Black Diamond in six rounds National Bantam Weight Challenge contest.
Meanwhile the CEO of COABOX, Sola Ayodele popularly known as Ford has congratulated Jonadosh over the big accomplishment while commending Jonathan Odushola for his love for Nigerian young boxers, saying “he always wants them to grow in their boxing career”.
“Odushola of Jonadosh just came into the boxing business last year after securing a promotion’s boxing license from the Nigeria Boxing Board of Control (NBBofC). He told me he is ready to invest in Nigerian boxing and give our home-grown talents the opportunity to show their quality and guide them to stardom”, said Sola Ford.