April 14, 2024

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FIFA seeks fan feedback for the International Match Calendar

Football's world governing body claimed there was "broad consensus" within the game to reform and improve the international calendar for men and women.

Pay up or go to jail, Nairobi court sanctions Wario and Soi for role in Rio scandal

The judgements were read out on Thursday 16 September 2021 by trial magistrate Elizabeth Juma in Nairobi.

Rio 2016 Scandal: Nairobi court finds Wario and Soi guilty

Wario was found guilty of abusing his office through the improper award of benefits to three individuals included in the delegation that travelled to Brazil in July 2016.

Safaricom boosts Kenya Deaflympics kitty

Safaricom has on Tuesday 14 September 2021 announced Ksh 1 million support for the Kenyan team representing the country at the ongoing Deaflympics Ball Games Qualifiers.

There is something special about Vihiga

In case you are wondering what this is all about, here we go.

Pele undergoes surgery

"The tumor was identified during routine cardiovascular and laboratory examinations and the material was sent for pathological analysis," said the Albert Einstein Hospital where 80-year-old Pele has been treated since August 31.

Africa Table Tennis Championships begin in Yaounde

Kenya, who are in group two of the men's team draw are up against Egypt and Ghana while the women are in group two of the women's team draw alongside Nigeria, Uganda, Tunisia and Algeria.

Wawira placed fifth in Paralympic powerlifting event

Wawira started with a lift of 90kg before following it up with a 93kg lift.  Her third attempt on 95kg was declared a no lift, meaning that she would place fifth out of ten competitors.

Asiya Mohammed: From tragedy to Paralympic hope

It has not been smooth sailing for Mohammed, who has had to overcome many frustrations as a physically disabled woman in sport — including a lack of funding and support from Kenyan federations.

Uhuru hosts Olympic medalists at State House

The President further noted that gold medalists would receive Ksh 1,000,000 each while silver medalists were entitled to Ksh 750,000 each as bronze medalists will receive Ksh 500,000 each.