About Us


West African Boxing Union, a regional branch of the African Boxing Union from where many outstanding boxers and champions have flourished.

ABU, as well as the presidents of West African boxing nations, came as one in support of this historical journey of building professional boxers from west Africa to the world through WABU.

It is with great joy i extend hands to promoters, managers, matchmakers and every professional boxing stake holders i open my hands to welcome you once again to WABU.

With my most sincere and best regard.

Remi Aboderin

President West African Boxing Union

Our Mission

Elevate boxing and protect the health and wellbeing of all boxers above any interest.  Promote our values of loyalty, justice, integrity and the social commitment that supports our history and reputation, and that keeps us as the world leaders in our sport.

Our Vision

We innovate and implement new rules and technological innovations and values, which different boxing bodies and other sports organizations adopt adopt in West Africa.

Meet Our Directors

Remi Aboderin



Alh. Tafik Muritala

Vice President


Mme Tiouta Traore



Amoussou Frederic Sylvanus


Rep. Of Benin

May Mensah Akakpo