Ex-Super Eagles player, Kanu Nwankwo is 43 years old today and his wife, Amara Kanu took to social media to celebrate him.
Sharing a love-up photo of herself and the football legend, Amara wrote via Instagram;
“@kingkanu4 is plus one today. Hurray 🎉 🍾 .
May all your deepest truest heart desires come to pass. Happy birthday to you hubby, father of my children & living legend.
#newmonth #oneofakind #kanu
Kanu who won many medals in his time as a football star hail from Abia State, southeast Nigeria and a member of the Aro sub-group of the Igbo ethnic group.
Nwankwo means “Child born on Nkwo market day” in the Igbo language, He was born on 1 August 1976.