According to Completesports.com, Real Madrid defender David Alaba met with Nigerian President Bola Ahmed Tinubu in France on Friday.
Alaba was among the notable figures who attended President Tinubu’s diaspora interaction with Nigerians living in France at the conclusion of the Global Financial Pact Summit.
The Global Financial Pact Summit was hosted by President Emmanuel Macron of France.
The 31-year-old proudly presented his Real Madrid jersey to the president who was elated to interact with him and other Nigerians at the event.
Though he opted to represent, Austria at the international level, Alaba’s parents, George and Gina are Nigerians.
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George, is a prince from Ogere, Remo, Ogun State, Nigeria.
In 2021, the former Bayern Munich star donated a biodegradable toilet to the Ogere Remo community in Ogun State.
The gesture was to help curb open defecation in the community.
Alaba has made 101 appearances for Austria with 15 goals to his name.