Kanu Nwankwo recovers £8,250 stolen in Russian Airport

0
236

Super Eagles legend Kanu Nwankwo has recovered the £8,250 ( about N4 million) stolen from him at an airport in Russia, The Nation reports.

The footballer had arrived Russia for the Fifa legends game ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup when the money was removed from his luggage.

Russia’s Interior Ministry had said they had recovered the money and would return it to Kanu.

Kanu himself confirmed the return of the cash, saying:

Yes it’s true that the money was stolen from me, but I can confirm to you right now that I have my money with me and I’m grateful to the security agencies for helping to recover it back.

SHARE
Previous article82% of Nigerian population visiting bars and restaurants are exposed to second-hand smoking habits
Next articleCholera outbreak spreads, kills 20 in Kaduna, Plateau, Adamawa
Godwin Okafor is a financial journalist, Internet Social Entrepreneur and the Founder Naija247news Media Ltd He has over 16 experiences in journalism, which cuts across traditional and digital media. He started his journalism career in Business Day, Where he was a senior editorial graphic artist, before he left to start Naija247news, An Online Financial Newspaper in 2010. He has won series of awards and he is the chairman of Emmerich Resources Limited, the publisher of Naija247news.com and also sits on the board of Students In Business Awards, (SIBA).