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NiDCOM, boxing champion to facilitate diaspora skills transfer in sports to Nigerians  

The Chairman of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission (NiDCOM), Abike Dabiri-Erewa announced the commission’s eagerness to collaborate with Raphael Igbokwe, a boxing champion, in identifying and nurturing young talent and facilitate diaspora skills transfer to sports talent. 


Dabiri-Erewa also mentioned that the commission has initiated a Diaspora Sports Mentorship Programme aimed at facilitating this. 


Igbokwe, a 31-year-old middleweight champion of Nigerian descent residing in Houston, Texas, U.S., achieved victory by unanimous decision in his fight against Imaud Louis on October 7 last year.