Nigerian Boxing Mixes 'Bloodsport' with Mixed Martial Arts while Generating Income for Fighters

September 17, 2019 05:31 AM
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Some tough athletes are competing in traditional Nigerian boxing called "Dambe," a fierce, no-holds-barred form of fighting. Now thanks to online fundraising these fighters are getting paid. VOA’s Arash Arabasadi takes us behind the scenes.