Originally born in the democratic republic of Congo Henoc Muamba was raised in Mississauga, Ontario. After going to St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia Muamba was drafted first overall in the Canadian football league draft in 2011.
Muamba is a professional football player whose experienced success in both the CFL and the NFL. Muamba has been the recipient of multiple accolades including the 2019 MOst outstanding Canadian of the year award. Muamba’s leadership spreads beyond the field. He is a motivational speaker who discusses topics ranging from teamwork, work ethic and leadership just to name a few.
Schools, churches, correctional institutions and business offices are not the only places Henoc can be found speaking at. With his interest in media and story telling Henoc can be found conducting interviews to not only fellow professional athletes but to a plethora of successful individual beyond the realm of sports. In his passion project, Muamba Moments, various topics are explored and extremely valuable lessons can be extracted.
Riders Most Outstanding Canadian: 2017
CFL All-Star: 2013, 2019
East Division All-Star: 2013, 2019
East Division Most Outstanding Canadian: 2013
Blue Bombers Most Outstanding Player: 2013
Blue Bombers Most Outstanding Canadian: 2012, 2013
Blue Bombers Most Outstanding Defensive Player: 2013
President’s Trophy as CIS Top Defensive Player: 2010
Second Team CIS All-Canadian: 2009
CIS Defensive Player of the Year: 2008, 2010
CFL Best Canadian player: 2019