the two-time African Player of the
Year will contest with the vow to improve his country’s standard of
Former Nigeria international Nwankwo Kanu has announced he will
run for president of Nigeria in 2019.
Kanu, who once played for Ajax, Inter Milan, and Arsenal during his
active days, said he had the dream to transform the most
populous black nation.
The 1995 Champions League winner has not hidden his love for
politics after ending his professional career at Portsmouth in 2012.
While announcing his intention to run for president, Weah – the
1996 and 1999 African Player of the Year – addressed a number of
Kanu will be hoping to become Nigeria’s fifth president in the
fourth Nigerian Republic by unseating incumbent president