Senior Special Assistant to the President on Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, has congratulated US-based Nigerian boxer, Kamaru Usman, for winning the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) welterweight belt.

Usman, the ‘Nigerian Nightmare’ defeated long reigning champion American Tyron Woodley in Las Vegas on Saturday.

Dabiri-Erewa, said in a congratulatory letter to Usman, that the victory was not only for Nigeria, but the whole of Africa being the first African fighter to win a UFC title.

The Presidential aide urged Usman to continue to use his God given talent to benefit mankind, especially African youths in the Diaspora.