Kanu Nwankwo Successfully Undergoes Corrective Heart Surgery


Ex Super Eagles’ captain, Nwankwo Kanu,  underwent a corrective heart surgery at the Cleveland Hospital, Ohio, USA.during the weekend. According to a statement by the Co-ordinator of the Kanu Heart Foundation, Pastor Onyebuchi Abia, the surgery was carried out during one of his normal yearly routine medical checks at the  hospital following his 1997 heart surgery at the same hospital. The operation was a success and Kanu has since left the intensive care unit, ICU, of the hospital and is now recuperating. Pastor Abia said: “He’ll be back home in a few days time. I spoke with him Sunday afternoon and he confirmed he’s in a stable condition.” Get well soon, Kanu!