challenger will be compatriot Said Yazidu
(36-14-1, 21 KOs), who has won seven of his last
eight fights since losing a UBO world
title-challenge to Djamel Dahou in 2014.
won the UBO All-Africa title in November of
2016, and added the World Boxing Federation
All-Africa title only a month later.
In May of
2017 he retained the UBO title, before moving
down to Super Lightweight two months later to
claim the East & Central Africa crown.
Photo: UBO International
Welterweight Champion Idd Pialari (right) and
challenger Said Yazidu.