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February 11, 2016 - 0 Comments

The youthful long-serving Kariobangi Sharks chairman Nick Mwendwa is the new president of the Football Kenya Federation. Mwendwa, 37, an Information and Technology specialist polled 50 votes to floor Nairobi-based lawyer and Gor Mahia chairman...

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September 18, 2015 - 0 Comments

BRAZAVILLE Alice Aprot has never run the 10,000m women’s race before and was not even in the Kenya team for the event but went on to win gold. Aprot started out as the team pacesetter,...

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September 1, 2015 - 0 Comments

History-making Team Kenya athletes from the 15th edition of the World Championships in Athletics arrived back on Tuesday morning from China. The athletes were received at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport by Deputy President William...

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June 20, 2015 - 0 Comments

Kenya safely navigated through a couple of challenges from Algeria to claim a record ninth continental women volleyball crown, following an exciting contest at the Safaricom Indoor Arena in Nairobi on Saturday. This result, a...

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June 14, 2015 - 0 Comments

Olympic champion and World 800m record-holder David Rudisha romped back from an injury to win the New York Diamond League meet with a world lead of 1 minute and 43.58 seconds on Saturday. Rudisha limped...

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June 2, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP Sepp Blatter on Tuesday resigned as president of FIFA as a mounting corruption scandal engulfed world football’s governing body. The 79-year-old Swiss official, FIFA president for 17 years and only re-elected on Friday,...

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May 30, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP Arsenal retained the FA Cup in majestic style as their 4-0 demolition of Aston Villa in Saturday’s final made history for the Gunners and their manager Arsene Wenger. Wenger’s side swept Villa aside...

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May 29, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP ZURICH Sepp Blatter won a fifth term as Fifa president on Friday in a dramatic end to an angry campaign dominated by a corruption storm that engulfed the leadership of world football. His...

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May 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP NEW YORK Top Fifa and soccer officials were arrested early Wednesday morning by Swiss police acting on US corruption charges, The New York Times reported, a crisis for the organisation that has been...

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May 16, 2015 - 0 Comments

England on Saturday thrashed Kenya 40-0 in their opening Pool C match of the London Sevens at Twickenham Stadium. Kenya, who socked in six tries must now beat Scotland in their 4.18pm encounter and Brazil...

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May 6, 2015 - 0 Comments

Africa’s richest man Aliko Dangote says he is still interested in adding Arsenal Football club to his ever expanding vast business empire. The Nigerian business mogul, whose fortune is estimated at Sh 200 billion, also...

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May 3, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP LAS VEGAS Floyd Mayweather cemented his status as the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world with a unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao as the “Fight of the Century” failed to live up to...

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May 2, 2015 - 0 Comments

By BBC On Sunday morning, American legend Floyd Mayweather will fight Philippine great Manny Pacquiao at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. It’s a bout so big that everybody is talking about it – so...

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April 26, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP Eliud Kipchoge led a Kenyan clean sweep of the podium places as he won the men’s London Marathon on Sunday in a time of two hours, four minutes and 41 seconds. The final...

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April 23, 2015 - 0 Comments

“Go ye all Gor faithful and consume Gor Mahia bread!” That is the message being sent out by the Gor Mahia FC management after the club launched a partnership with Nakuru based company Good bread...

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April 20, 2015 - 0 Comments

Kenya’s Caroline Rotich won the womens’ Boston Marathon title as Ethiopia’s Lelisa Desisa went for men’s crown on Monday. Rotich outsprinted Ethiopians Mare Dibaba and Buzunesh Deba down Boylston Street to win in 2 hours...

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April 12, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP MANCHESTER Manchester United dealt Manchester City’s Champions League qualification hopes another blow by storming back from behind to trounce their derby rivals 4-2 in the Premier League on Sunday. Sergio Aguero gave City...

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April 12, 2015 - 0 Comments

By AFP PARIS: Mark Korir of Kenya has won the Paris Marathon on Sunday, his first career victory in a prestigious international race. Korir, 30, who was second in last month’s Paris Half-Marathon, came home in...

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