The Kanu Heart Foundation(KHF) is a non-governmental, non-profit organization founded by World renowned footballer, Kanu Nwankwo to help indigent Nigerian children with cardiac diseases to obtain life-saving surgeries within and outside Nigeria.
Recently, the Kanu heart foundation endorsed the Ooni of ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi as patron.
The monarch in his words stated that the life saving initiative of football legend, Nwankwo Kanu through the Kanu Heart Foundation (KHF) “has touched the heart of God”. He added.
The monarch, who made this declaration at a reception for Kanu and his entourage at his palace in Ile-Ife, said the two-time African footballer of the year award winner had extended genuine love to many indigent people who otherwise would have died with their heart ailments.
“God is love and anyone who is able to show love to humanity has touched God,” he remarked.