Yakubu Dogara, speaker of the house of representatives, will fight Floyd Mayweather, retired American professional boxer, in a charity boxing match.
The pair will face-off on Wednesday, June 14, at the Transcorp Hilton, Abuja.
Donatus Okonkwo, chairman of Tetrazzini Group of companies, made this known while speaking with journalists on Monday.
Tetrazzini is the parent company of Zinni media, organisers of the American boxer’s 3-day visit to Nigeria.
The charity boxing match is among the line-up of activities Mayweather will be involved in during his stay in Nigeria from June 12 to June 15.
Mayweather is expected to visit Lagos, Anambra, Akwa Ibom and Abuja where he will meet with members of the executive and legislative arm.
Mayweather is also expected to visit Ghana and Liberia in continuation of his African tour.