Local News

Wario Disbands Olympic Committee

Wario Disbands Olympic Committee

Hassan Wario, the Cabinet Secretary for Sport, has officially disbanded the National Olympic Committee of Kenya. This comes after the NOC was accussed of grossly mismanaging the team that competed at the just-concluded 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil....

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Isaiah Kiplagat Passes Away

Suspended head of Athletics Kenya, Isaiah Kiplagat, has passed away aged 72. He passed away this morning after losing his battle with cancer. Isaiah Kiplagat died in his Nairobi home this morning at about 10:30am. He has been battling cancer for a while now, but over...

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Ezekiel Kemboi won’t retire 

Following the controversial decision to strip Ezekiel Kemboi of his Olympic bronze medal, he has announced that he will not retire from athletics just yet. Kemboi was disqualified from the race and subsequently lost his medal to French runner Mahiedine...

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Kenya Facing New Anti-Doping Probe

The world’s anti-doping authorities are investigating fresh claims that an official of Kenyan athletics was willing to take bribes of £10,000 (KES 1.325m) in order to give athletes prior warning of drug tests. The official, Major Michael Rotich, was secretly...

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Kenya Flags Off Olympic Team

The first batch of Team Kenya athletes to 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro leaves Sunday morning. Members of the sevens rugby team (men and women) and their respective technical benches will be part of the group that leaves for Rio de Janeiro on Sunday. Also in...

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