Kofi Kingston(Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie-Mensah) is a Ghanaian-American born based in the United States. He was born to Mr Kwasi Sarkodie-Mensah and Mrs Elizabeth Sarkodie-Mensah on August 14, 1981 in Kumasi, Ashanti Region, Ghana. Kofi Kingston is married to Kori Campfield in 2010 and they are blessed with two children.
He has been a wrestler with the WWE for the past 11 years and he is now WWE Champion for the first time in his career. He has been an active member of ‘New Day’ Group in the WWE business. The other members of ‘New Day’ are Xavier Woode and Big ‘E’ have been an inspiration to Kofi Kingston’s success.
Kofi Kingston went to the Jubilee House to visit and show his WWE title to his Excellency, Nana Akuffo Addo, the President of the Republic of Ghana yesterday, May 30,2019.The last time Kofi Kingston left the shores of Ghana was in 1993.He has also planned to visit Manhyia palace to visit Otumfo Osei Tutu II and then also to visit other tourist sites and his parents home town in the Ashanti Region.
He been an inspiration to many Ghanaians and African as a whole for this glorious title and the rate at which he been defending the title after defeating Daniel Bryan has been phenomenal. He was able to defend his WWE title against Daniel Bryan, Samy Zyan and Kevin Owen.