Former super eagles player Nwankwo Kanu and founder of Kanu Heart Foundation, KHF, Nwankwo Kanu(OON, MON, UNICEF Ambassador) at the weekend underwent a corrective heart surgery at the Cleveland Hospital , Ohio, USA.
The said surgery was carried out during one of his normal yearly routine medical checks at the hospital following the 1997 heart surgery at the same hospital.
Co-ordinator of the Kanu Heart Foundation, Pastor Onyebuchi Abia confirmed the success of the surgery adding that the former Super Eagles
captain has since left the intensive care unit, ICU, of the hospital and is recuperating in the hosptal.
“He’ll be back home in a few days time’’, Abia said in a statement.