World football Legend Kanu Papilo Nwankwo is already rearing to go for the much anticipated AY & Friends v Jamaica game billed to come up at the at the Teslim Balogun Stadium, Surulere on Saturday, September 24, 2016.
“I live for charity and for my fans and grab every opportunity to support any good cause,” Kanu revealed to papilonews.com. ” For the very first time in history f I am not mistaken, Lagos fans will be treated to a high calibre novelty match featuring top ex internationals, international artistes and actors free of charge. Now that is a good cause as it will put smiles on the faces of many Nigerians without leaving a hole in their pockets and for this reason I am giving it my full support despite still mourning the passing away of my mother,” he said.
The novelty match is being put together by ace comedian AY Makun to promote his new film titled “A Trip To Jamaica” which is due to hit the cinemas on the 30th of this month. It is a sequel to 30 Days In Atlanta and follows Akpos (AY) and his fiancée Bola (Funke Akindele) as they travel From Nigeria to America to the beautiful island of Jamaica.
Aside the football game,Saturday promises to be a September evening to remember as a host of singers and comedians will entertain the Lagos fans for free that evening.
Kanu and Austin JJ Okocha headline the guest list and will be joined by other stars like the host AY Comedian, MI Abaga, Mutiu Adepoju, Akpororo, Henry Nwosu, James Lawrence, Solidstar, Kevin Lispie, Gordons, Raskimono,Deon Burton and many more.