Kenya basketball team off to Maputo
The Kenya women basketball team departed Nairobi on Wednesday morning for Maputo Mozambique where they will be taking part in the FIBA Afro Basketball championships. The tournament starts on the 20th of September to 29th.
Kenya is in Pool B alongside Angola, Mali, Cameroun, Cape Verde and Nigeria.Group A consists of hosts Mozambique, Senegal, Cote d’Ivore Egypt and Zimbabwe.
Kenya will open her campaign with a fixture against Cameroun on Friday and team player Samba Mjomba says, “We have trained well and we feel we are ready enough for the tournament. We just need to work harder and ensure we bring back some pride.”