Veteran Nollywood Actress and filmmaker, Genevieve Nnaji has celebrated Nigeria’s Israel Adesanya for winning the UFC middleweight interim belt few days ago.
A dominant fifth round performance from Adesanya saw him clinch the fight, with each judge scoring the fight 48-46.The pair met with the interim belt on the line as a result of events in February.
Speaking after the fight, Israel Adesanya said:
“I was willing to give it all and leave it all in there.
“I’m the champion, let’s go,” Adesanya said immediately after the fight.
Reacting to the victory, Genevieve Nnaji tweeted:
“We the people will always be our nation’s most valuable resource. Let’s value each other, even when our Govt sleeps on us. Congratulations @stylebender . Thank you for yet another proud moment.”