The British/Nigerian heavyweight boxer was given the opportunity to give a speech right in the presence of the Royal Family with Her Royal Majesty herself in attendance.
The Commonwealth Day celebration service that was held at Westminster Abbey had in attendance a number of very important people across the country and the Royal Family were also there to celebrate with others.
Though he identifies with his root country which is Nigeria but Anthony Joshua is very well recognized in the United Kingdom for bringing pride to the country through boxing. Explains the reason he was conferred with the MBE.
His speech at the Commonwealth Day at Westminster says how well he is respected and recognized.
After the event, he took to Twitter to express his gladness thereby appreciating the Queen for the invite.
The British boxer recently regained his world championship after winning Andy Ruiz in a rematch after the later snatched the titles from his in the first match.