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Kenya drops corruption charges against football supremo

The Times of India 25 Nov 2021
Nick Mwendwa was arrested on November 12, a day after Sports Minister Amina Mohamed set up a caretaker committee to run the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) after an investigation uncovered alleged financial irregularities during his tenure.

Retired steeplechase great Kiptanui calls for new Athletics Kenya order 24 Nov 2021
The three-time world steeplechase champion who broke seven records in his glittering career told the gathering that most of the problems affecting Kenya's most successful sporting export stem from a constitution drafted in the 1950s.

A losing team’s merch: Sports consumerism feeds international landfills

The Daily Californian 23 Nov 2021
Sports consumerism feeds international landfills Estormiz/Creative Commons ... What do all of these sports moments have in common? ... These alternative reality T-shirts are quite real and can be found almost anywhere in countries such as Ghana, Kenya or Nigeria ... Sports enterprises might only listen to their most lucrative players.

Kenya: Kenya 7s Star 'Buffa' Named October LG Sports Personality

All Africa 20 Nov 2021
Nairobi -- Kenya Sevens forward Alvin 'Buffa' Otieno has been named the LG/Sports Journalists Association of Kenya (SJAK) Sports Personality for the month of October ....

Football Kenya Federation Caretaker Committee remains despite FIFA meeting, President released on bail

Inside The Games 19 Nov 2021
Amina Mohamed, Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Heritage and Culture, claims an "excellent consultative meeting" has been held with FIFA but insisted a Caretaker Committee overseeing Football Kenya Federation (FKF) remains in place ... "All GOK [Government of Kenya] decisions on ...

Kenya Moore calls her divorce from Marc Daly 'liberating' and says she and her young ...

The Daily Mail 18 Nov 2021
Kenya Moore recently opened up about her marriage to restauranteur Marc Daly ... Kenya Moore recently opened up about her marriage to restauranteur Marc Daly ... Kenya Moore and Ramona Singer... Kenya Moore gets eliminated from... Kenya was active on Instagram on Wednesday to share a video clip from her appearance on BET's Twenties after show.

Kenya: FKF Disbandment is Permanent, Amina Tells FIFA

All Africa 18 Nov 2021
Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed asserted that the decision to disband the Football Kenya Federation (FKF) will not change ....

Zimbabwe/Kenya: Kenya, in a Way, Inspired SRC to Crack the Whip

All Africa 18 Nov 2021
ALTHOUGH developments in Kenya provided the Sports Commission with a template, the ZIFA board's suspension was a culmination of two years of incompetence ....

Football Kenya Federation faces FIFA suspension after Government disbands Board

Inside The Games 16 Nov 2021
Amina Mohamed, Kenya’s Cabinet Secretary for Sports, Heritage and Culture, announced a Caretaker Committee that would run the national governing body on November 11 ... "On 14th October 2021, I directed the Registrar of Sports to undertake an inspection of the Football Kenya ...

Kenya win final WC qualifier with its soccer body in crisis

Indian Express 16 Nov 2021
Kenya won its final World Cup qualifying game to provide a moment of relief from the crisis engulfing its national soccer federation. Michael Olunga volleyed Kenya ahead in the third minute on the way to beating Rwanda 2-1 ... Top Sports News Now ... Kenya’s sports minister said authorities needed to investigate the federation for corruption.

Kenya's exports grow amid eased COVID-19 restrictions in destination markets

Sina 16 Nov 2021
16 (Xinhua) -- Kenya recorded a 15.6 percent increase in total exports for January-August period to 490 billion shillings (about 4.37 billion U.S ... Kenya Export Promotion and Branding Agency (KEPROBA) attributed the rise in ... Marube said Kenya has attempted to diversify its exports.

Kenya: More Support for CS Amina After FKF Disbandment

All Africa 16 Nov 2021
Various sports stakeholders in the country have continued to throw their weight behind Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed's decision to disband Football Kenya Federation (FKF) last Thursday ....

Soccer-Kenya’s top football official granted bail amid corruption investigation

Metro USA 15 Nov 2021
World soccer’s governing body FIFA has previously suspended countries, including Kenya, for government interference in a national football body ... “Over the past few years, the Football Kenya Federation has faced several governance issues that have been of great concern to the ministry,” sports minister Amina Mohamed said last week.