While many Nigerians struggle to celebrate this year’s Boxing Day, Nigerian street-pop artist Habeeb Badmus, aka Portable, and Nollywood actor, Charles Okocha were less concerned about it. 

What mattered to them was the celebrity boxing match, the aftermath of their weeks-long beef.

Boxing Day: Portable Knocksout Charles Okocha In Celebrity Boxing Fight (Video)
Boxing Day: Portable Knocksout Charles Okocha In Celebrity Boxing Fight

Whether the whole controversy was scripted as suspected by many or not, the most important thing is that that boxing match was made a reality and Portable won against Charles Okocha.

The fight which became a major controversy on social media held on Wednesday.


Portable was declared the winner after the fourth round.

The Clash

The fight, which Heritage Boxing Entertainment sanctioned, was held at Landmark Beach in Victoria Island, Lagos State, kickstarted past 1 am and lasted for about 40 minutes.


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Recall that only a few weeks after Portable and Okocha were seen chilling with each other, the Zazu Zeh crooner accused the film star of owing him.

Taking to his official Instagram page, Portable shared a video where he claimed Charles Okocha was paid ₦40 million for an endorsement deal that belonged to them.

The Champion

According to him, the actor kept the whole sum instead of giving him his own half.


Not stopping there, Portable vowed to deal with Charles Okocha, aka Phenomenal, anywhere they meet. He also called on fans to be aware that the Nollywood star ripped him.

Okocha, on his part, called Portable a liar and regretted ever getting involved with him.


Taking to the boxing ring on Wednesday, the pair finally settled their scores with their fists.

With the victory, Portable clinched the belt while solidifying his position as the deserving champion in the hard-fought bout.

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