Kanu Nwankwo has been appointed as the Senior Special Assistant on sports matter to the Imo state governor.
The governor of Imo State, Chukwuemeka Ihedioha unveiled this yesterday the 14th of August 2019.
Who Is Kanu Nwankwo?
Kanu is a retired Nigerian national team footballer, and former captain of the team.
He has won two African player of the year awards the Olympic Gold, Premier League, UEFA Champions league amongst others.
The 46 years old father of three popularly known as papilo was born in Owerri, Imo state.
Kanu started Kanu heart foundation after having heart defect at the prime of his career.
The organisation helps young African children with heart problems