26-year old Ndmaukong Suh is named as the 14th highest-paid athlete in the world and highest paid athelete in Cameroon’s sports history with a total earnings of $36 million including salaries/winnings ($35.5 million) and $500,000 from endorsements. Ndamukong plays for Detroit Lions in the National Football League (NFL).
Ndamukong Suh is the son of Michael and Bernadette Suh. His father moved to the USA from Cameroon Where he met got married with his mother Bernadette , who equally found her way to America from Jamaica.
Though an American-born, the native from the North West region of Cameroon has often been vocal of his roots as well as his elder sister and manager Odette Lennon Ngum Suh who played with the indomitable Lionesses of Cameroon at the 2008 African Women’s Championships.