The former Senator representing Bayelsa East in National Assembly, Murray Ben-Bruce, has call on the President Muhammadu Buhari to support Nigerian-born British boxer, Anthony Joshua during his rematch with Mexican fighter, Andy Ruiz Jr in Saudi Arabia.
Ruiz defeated Joshua in the seventh round of their heavyweight world title fight in June.
The Mexican boxer will put his three belts on the line when he clashes with Joshua in Saudi Arabia on December 7.
Ben-Bruce who took to his Twitter account on Monday wrote: “I want you to know we are with you, @anthonyfjoshua.”
“I am confident that on December 7, you will go out and make yourself and your motherland proud. I am behind you. Nigerians are behind you.”
“I call on @MBuhari to show support for Anthony as he puts ???? on the world stage, Dec7.”