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Kanu Nwankwo Iconic footballer, wife celebrate 13th wedding anniversary

Kanu and Amara Nwakwo's traditional wedding ceremony took place thirteen years ago!

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Kanu Nwankwo and wife Amara play

Kanu Nwankwo and wife Amara

(IG/Amara Kanu)

Nigerian footballer, Kanu Nwankwo and his wife, Amara celebrate the 13th anniversary of traditional wedding ceremony.

The pair performed the traditional marriage rites on June 26, 2004. Remembering the big day, the 31-year old shares a throwback photo on her Instagram and writes;

"13 years to the day. Traditional Marriage to this hunk of a man @kingkanu4.

play Amara Kanu shares this throwback photo from her traditional wedding ceremony with her husband 13 years ago (Amara Kanu / IG)


"Thanks Facebook for the reminder picture lol."

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The couple would later have their church wedding in December 2004 and now have three kids.

play Kanu and Amara Nwakwo have three kids. Here's their daughter, Pinky Amarachi (Amara Kanu / IG)

Kanu and Amara Nwankwo's anniversary comes on the same day Tunde and Wunmi Obe celebrate their 19th wedding anniversary.

Congrats to the couples for the milestones.

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