Kanu: Saving lives better than trophies
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Nigeria's Kanu on saving lives through his heart foundation

Nigeria and Arsenal legend Nwankwo Kanu inspired millions across Africa as a player. Now he wants to make a difference off the pitch, by improving healthcare on the continent.

He was talking to the BBC as part of the Where Are They Now? series, looking at ex-Premier League players from Africa.

Video journalist: Stanley Kwenda

  • 04 Jul 2017
  • From the section Africa
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