25-year-old photo of Kofi Kingston cutting maize in Ghana pops up

25-year-old photo of Kofi Kingston cutting maize in Ghana pops up

Wrestler Kofi Kingston is one of the most sought after sports personalities in the world currently.

Kofi surprised the world after winning the WWE championship for the first time.

Due to that, sports enthusiasts have started digging deep with respect to the history behind Kofi’s success.

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YEN.com has sighted old photos of Kofi when he was in Ghana.

In one of the photos, the then 12-year-old Kofi was seen people when he went to Kantamanto in Accra.

In the other photo, Kofi was seen in the farm with his uncle as he was cutting maize in Techiman.

Earlier, YEN.com.gh reported an old photo of Kofi and his grandma as they posed for the camera.

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It appears that the photos were taken in 1993 and it was the same year he left Ghana for US.

Since leaving the country 25 years ago, the newly-crowned WWE champion has never returned.

After achieving that historic feat at WWE, Kofi has confirmed that he will be returning to Ghana soon.

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The 37-year-old defeated Daniel Bryan at WrestleMania 35 to become the new title holder.

Kofi was born in Kumasi but moved to the United States of America (USA) at a very tender age, where he started his wrestling career.

He is currently a member of tag-team group The New Day and also a four-time Intercontinental Champion, a three-time United States Champion and an eight-time world tag team champion.

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