Nigerian-American professional mixed martial artist, Kamarudeen “Kamaru” Usman is set to storm Africa’s first of its kind Mixed Martial Arts Reality Television Show, on Friday, at the Lagos Continental Hotel, Victoria Island.

The ‘Face Off’ Fight Nights are a series of elite fight events organized by 54 Limited (the creator and producer of The AFRICAN KNOCKOUT (AKO) and powered by the UFC welterweight World Champion Kamaru “The Nigerian Nightmare” Usman; which will feature MMA fighters from Nigeria and Africa, celebrities and special guests.

According to organisers, the event is a fight exhibition aimed at promoting the emerging MMA culture in Africa and entertain fans and enthusiasts in Nigeria.

It will also provide the opportunity to watch and interact with the Champ live in Lagos for the first time, while promoting Lagos State as the MMA hub of Africa.

At the moment, the sport is fast growing globally, coupled with the dominance of two Nigerian born World Champions Kamaru “The Nigerian Nightmare” Usman and Israel “The Last Stylebender” Israel Adesanya.