Qatari Youtuber Ghanim Al Muftah has set many into a state of frenzy after sharing the same stage with FIFA ambassador Morgan Freeman during the glittering opening ceremony of the 2022 FIFA World cup.
The physically challenged YouTube sensation had a starring role alongside Hollywood A-lister Morgan Freeman at the event.
Sharing the stage with Freeman, Muftah recited verses from Quran to share the message of diversity and acceptance.
Ghanim Al Muftah is a twin brother born with Caudal Regression Syndrome, a rare disorder that impairs the development of the lower spine.
Given very few chances of survival by doctors, he has managed to live beyond his fifteen years.
His story has served to amaze and inspire people by being a prominent and exceptional example for the youth and disabled people across the world.
With over 3 million followers on Instagram, Al-Muftah is studying political science & wants to be a diplomat.
The Qatari icon who was born with half a body has scaled one of the Middle East’s highest mountains, is studying politics at Loughborough and dreams of becoming a Paralympian.