Netherlands Boxing star Ruby Jesiah Mesu has converted to Islam. The boxer announced the news on her official Instagram account.
Jesiah was born Christian, however, according to her Instagram post she has been practising Islam for some years now. And now she has officially announced her ‘Shahada’ (testimony of faith) in a mosque.
Netherlands former born again Christian Kick boxing tyson lady…ruby jesiah mesu yesterday Accept Islam at netherlands masjid Allah guide whom he will through islam pic.twitter.com/Jj5DPyTtvS
— The Touch Of Islam Around The (@touch_around) November 17, 2020
Pictures of her wearing hijab went viral on social media, receiving appreciation and love from Muslims across the world. Ruby is well-known in the world of boxing as “The Lady Tyson”.