• 20 Oct 2020 - Former Steeplechase Olympic Silver medalist Benjamin Kogo is not a happy man asserting that as other citizens join in Mashujaa celebrations, he has nothing to smile about. The 75-year-old retired athlete was among the first athletes to represent Kenya in Tokyo-Japan and Kingston-Jamaica in the…
  • 8 Oct 2020 - The Kiambu County Development Implementation Coordination Committee (CDICC) has with immediate effect taken over the supervision of Karatu stadium to ensure that it is completed within the timeline. The drastic decision was arrived at Tuesday following a morning meeting attended the by the…
  • 5 Oct 2020 - Construction of the multi-million Marsabit stadia has resumed with the two contractors engaged for the flagship project being asked to focus on meeting the December 31st deadline. The county development implementation coordination committee (CDICC) which toured the site was impressed that the first…
  • 5 Oct 2020 - The national government will work with counties in the North Rift to promote tourism in the area. Tourism cabinet secretary Najib Balala said he will in the next two weeks send his principal secretary to discuss with the North Rift Economic Block (Noreb) chief executive officer on how they can have…
  • 30 Sep 2020 - The national government has embarked on construction of four new sports stadia to nurture talent and promote sporting activities across the country. The flagship projects at Jamhuri (Nairobi), Wang’uru (Kirinyaga), Kirigiti (Kiambu) and Mamboleo (Kisumu) are set to be completed in six months.…
  • 27 Sep 2020 - The construction of the Chuka modern stadium is back on course after the County Development Implementation Coordination Committee (CDICC) intervened to cool the casuals who were demonstrating against delayed payment. Tharaka Nithi County Commissioner (CC) Ms. Beverly Opwora said the government is…
  • 26 Sep 2020 - Athletes in Iten have started training in earnest in the hope that with the resumption of indoor athletics, outdoor races will similarly resume soon. The athletes said since March when the first corona case was reported in the country, they have been training just to keep fit as sportsmen. A two-…
  • 21 Sep 2020 - The current Football Kenya Federation Chairman Nick Mwendwa’s team bagged all the five contestable seats in the elections held countrywide on Saturday. The elections held at Busia County Commissioner’s Conference hall saw veteran journalist Reuben Olita beat Kakamega Homeboys coach Nicholas Muyoti…
  • 11 Sep 2020 - Construction of Wote stadium in Makueni county may not be completed on time after the contractor Traphes and Nitram Enterprise Limited, sought an extension of two months due to changes in the design. Managing Director Traphes and Nitram Mark Muendo said the delays were occasioned by last minute…
  • 8 Sep 2020 - Sports Kenya has threatened to push for the cancellation of tender for the contractor working on Sh280 million Ruring’u Stadium in Nyeri County that has already overrun its completion period. Director Sports Kenya Mwangi Muthee expressed concern over the capacity of the contractor, Funan…
  • 6 Sep 2020 - Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko has urged President Uhuru Kenyatta to crack the whip on corrupt Cabinet Secretaries. Sonko said it was in public domain that some Cabinet Secretaries are implicated in pilferage of public resources and asked the President to sack them. The Nairobi governor said the…
  • 29 Aug 2020 - A resident of Marsabit County has cycled for over 2, 400 km to Western Kenya to sensitize citizens about COVID 19 pandemic. Fredrick Ochieng who finalized his 22 day journey in Busia said that his initiative was mooted by the desire to ensure that all Kenyans are safe from the scourge which has…
  • 21 Aug 2020 - State Department of Industrialization Principal Secretary Dr. Francis Owino has assured Migori youths government support on sports facilities as a key step of nurturing their talents. Owino regretted that the Migori County had no single modern basketball court, a scenario he described as stagnating…
  • 28 Jul 2020 - Sports  Kenya  is impressed with the progress of construction works at the Wote Stadium that was pledged by the government during the 2017 general election. The  Sports Kenya Head of Business Development, Julius  Mbii  said the construction of the stadium that currently stands at 40 percent is…
  • 10 Jul 2020 - Rehabilitation work at the stalled Kipchoge Keino stadium in Uasin Gishu has commenced after the contractor moved back to the site following negotiations by the government. Speaking yesterday during a meeting with the Uasin Gishu County development implementation coordination committee, (CDICC)…
  • 18 Jun 2020 - The funfair and festivities that characterized the annual International Day of Yoga (IDY) may not be witnessed due to the ongoing Covid 19 pandemic. Organizers of the sixth edition is set for the 21st June 2020 have opted to mark the event online to avert further spread of the highly contagious…
  • 16 Jun 2020 - The  Construction of the Sh.350 million Wote Stadium that stalled three years ago has resumed and will be complete by October, Sports Cabinet Secretary (CS), Amb. Amina Mohammed. Amb. Mohammed said that the construction had stalled due to lack of funds but disclosed that money had been availed to…
  • 16 Jun 2020 - Some 3000 senior citizens in Kesses constituency and 400 athletes will be supplied with food support for the next one month to cushion them from the effects of Covid-19, area MP, Dr. Swarup Mishra has said. In addition, Mishra said some 400 athletes will also be supplied with food for one month…
  • 9 Jun 2020 - The  Athletics Kenya (AK) has raised concern over the rising cases of doping in the country to enhance athletes’ performance in championships. The  AK Central region Chairman, David Miano on Monday called for concerted efforts from the government and athletes to curb the menace that has serious…
  • 25 Mar 2020 - The  Kenya Football Federation (FKF) has adopted a policy that will prohibit the hiring of National team coaches on closed contract at all levels. This follows a communique from Federation International de Football Association (FIFA) Disciplinary Committee directing that a former Harambee Stars…
  • 13 Mar 2020 - Police in Narok North Sub-county have today arrested two people dealing with illegal gaming business and seized five-lottery machines in Narok town. Narok North Police Commandant, Frederick Kibenei, said the two who are youth were arrested after a crackdown by the security team to nub those dealing…
  • 10 Mar 2020 - Several police sports teams drawn from six Sub- counties in Narok County on Monday, took part in various track and field competitions ahead of South Rift Regional finals slated for Nakuru. The Narok County Police Commander (CPC), John Kizito Mutoro  who spoke at Ole Ntimama Stadium after the…
  • 9 Mar 2020 - The  Mikindani  Member of the County Assembly (MCA) in Mombasa County, Juma  Thoya has promised to support sports talents in the area as a strategy for drug abuse prevention among the youth. Thoya said there was a rising incident of drug abuse in the coastal city of Mombasa particularly among the…
  • 4 Mar 2020 - The  Kiambu County government has come up with swimming competition programmes among school going children in efforts to promote the sport in the County. This is after realisation that most schools have swimming pools and good trainers making it easier for students to partake the sport. The County…
  • 25 Feb 2020 - The  renaming of Narok Stadium to William Ole Ntimama Stadium has been welcomed by Narok residents terming it as the best way to honour late veteran Masaai politician who died on September 1, 2016. The  renaming  was unveiled by Sports Cabinet Secretary (CS), Amb. Amina  Mohamed in presence  of …
  • 24 Feb 2020 - Farmers in western region have been advised to purchase farm inputs in advance, so as to be able to plant in time at the onset of the rainfall early next month. The  Kenya Seed Company’s (KSC) Head of Strategy and Business Development, Fred  Oloibe  said there is need to obtain the seeds from the…
  • 24 Feb 2020 - The  Kwale Governor, Salim Mvurya has said his government would continue with talent identification and promotion through the allocation of budget funds each financial year. Kwale County, he said, is home to abundant talents in various sporting fields which needed to be natured for posterity.…
  • 24 Feb 2020 - It  was pomp and dance for the little known Purity Gitonga after her win in the debut Mt. Kenya Mountain Running Championships held at Kenya School of Adventure and Leadership deep in the Mt. Kenya Forest in Meru County on Saturday. Ms. Gitonga on hitting the tape after beating her teammate and 33-…
  • 17 Feb 2020 - Kirinyaga County Government has distributed sports kits to more than 2,000 youth in order to boost sports performance in the county. The youth who are drawn from about 200 clubs spread across the county have benefited from balls, football boots, nets and uniforms. While  issuing the kits  for Inoi…
  • 17 Feb 2020 - The Murang’a County Taekwondo Association on Sunday conducted a selection of the best martial arts players to compete in a tournament to be held in Mombasa. In every category three players who emerged from position one to three were picked with the association expressing confidence it will emerge…
  • 17 Feb 2020 - The MD Kenya Breweries, presents a dummy cheque for Golf
  • 3 Feb 2020 - Nanyuki’s  St. Christopher School is this year the Mt. Kenya swimming champions in the Private and International Preps Schools Sports Association (PIPSSA) championship. St. Christopher School who were last year’s defending champions dominated the swimming gala held at the institution on Saturday…
  • 21 Jan 2020 - The  Falling  Waters Secondary School team which won the Chapa Dimba Edition 3 tournament for Central region has vowed to bring home the national title. The team netted 12-0 to the shock of Chapa Dimba Edition 1 winners, Limuru Starlets, in the early morning hours on  Sunday at Nanyuki Stadium. The…
  • 21 Jan 2020 - The  Falling  Waters Secondary School team which won the Chapa Dimba Edition 3 tournament for Central region has vowed to bring home the national title. The team netted 12-0 to the shock of Chapa Dimba Edition 1 winners, Limuru Starlets, in the early morning hours on  Sunday at Nanyuki  Stadium.…
  • 20 Jan 2020 - Phase 1 of a stadium being constructed at Thangathi Village of Murang’a County is complete. St. Sebastian Stadium which is sponsored by a well-wisher has started hosting games giving reprieve to teams from the county which have been seeking for better playground to host games. Five years ago, a…
  • 20 Jan 2020 - The  Elgeyo Marakwet dominated the eighth edition of the annual North Rift regional Cross Country Championship held  in Lodwar over the weekend. Five  counties, among them Turkana, West Pokot, Trans Nzoia, Samburu and Elgeyo Marakwet participated in the event. In  the 10 kilometres senior women…
  • 20 Jan 2020 - There  is  need  for the government to allocate more funds to sponsor sporting activities at grassroots and help young people nurture their talents, the Mathioya MP, Peter Kimari has said. Kimari  noted that less sports activities are witnessed in rural areas as much attention is given to cities…
  • 20 Jan 2020 - Two  teams from Laikipia County have qualified for the finals in Nanyuki in the Central region in the youth grassroots football  tournament dubbed ‘Chapa Dimba na Safaricom’. Nyahururu  based Falling water girls team easily cruised to the finals that will be played on Sunday after they hammered…
  • 15 Jan 2020 - Betways partners with FKF
  • 7 Jan 2020 - Football Kenya Federation (FKF) National Super League side Vihiga United has parted company with six players in the current transfer window. Speaking to KNA, the Vihiga United tactician, Sammy Okoth revealed that the six whose contracts had been terminated include Kevin Sagida, Andrew Murunga,…
  • 9 Dec 2019 - The  Uasin Gishu Governor, Jackson Mandago has said athletes should reveal those behind doping as such individuals deserve to be arrested and prosecuted for tainting the country’s athletics image. Speaking  during the 2019 athlete Annual Conference in Eldoret Town on Monday the Governor said it was…
  • 9 Dec 2019 - The  Sports Journalist Association of Kenya (SJAK) on Monday received Sh.850, 000 from Betway Betting Company to facilitate the upcoming media tournament slated for December 14, 2019. Speaking during the launch of the tournament in Nairobi, the SJAK President, Chris Mbaisi said the tournament will…
  • 3 Dec 2019 - Laikipia County’s poor planning of Nyahururu town and other urban centres has been criticized for overlooking the need to provide open spaces for children to play. A report on Children’s Rights Situation in Nyahururu and its environs released by the area St. Martins Apostolate, noted with concerns…
  • 3 Dec 2019 - The  Vihiga Governor, Dr. Wilber  Ottichilo has signed a Sports Bill in a move meant to improve and support sporting activities in the County. Addressing  the press after signing the Bill at the County Headquarters on Monday, Ottichilo who once again reiterated the commitment of his government to…
  • 18 Nov 2019 - The  Vihiga County Government  will from the next Financial Year (FY) roll out Music  Competition  in all the 45 Wards. Speaking over the weekend at Mukuli Primary School  where he oversaw selection of teams to represent the County at the national county competitions, the Deputy Governor, Dr.…
  • 12 Nov 2019 - More  than 36 football teams  will take part in the second edition of Governor Tunai Premier Cup mini-league to be held at Narok stadium later this month. Speaking after presiding over the Kilgoris Central ward qualification tournament on Sunday, the tournament Coordinator, John Koilel said the…
  • 12 Nov 2019 - The  Kilifi North Member of Parliament, Owen Baya has decried the lack of sporting facilities in Kilifi and asked the County Government and companies to invest in sports. He particularly expressed concern over the lack of football stadia in the county, something that he said had made local clubs…
  • 30 Oct 2019 - This  year’s Kenya Defense Forces women football tournament kicked off on Tuesday at the 10 Engineers Battalion Barracks in Nanyuki to a spectacular display of the game by the ladies in uniform. In the opening game, 10 Engineers walloped Eagles of Embakasi 13-0 in a one-sided match that saw Julia…
  • 29 Oct 2019 - Scores of golf players on Monday participated in a tournament at Makuyu Golf course to celebrate a victory of a court dispute of their playground. More than 80 players participated in a golf competition dubbed Clergy and friends tournament to mark the winning of a case that lasted 17 years in court…
  • 27 Oct 2019 - A court has granted a golf club right to control a parcel of land in Murang’a bringing to end a 17-year long protracted land dispute against a horticultural firm. Environment and Lands Court in Thika granted Makuyu Golf Club rights to control 72 acres of land after winning a case against Kakuzi…
  • 19 Sep 2019 - The  Kenya`s Rugby team, Kenya Simbas is bracing for a faceoff with Zimbabwe`s The Sables next Saturday at the Nakuru Athletics Club in their first bout with outsiders for the much coveted Victoria cup. The  Nakuru Rugby Events Coordinator, Edward Moseti says adequate security and logistical…
  • 12 Sep 2019 - There  is need to renovate and improve the state of Nyahururu Stadium to modern standards in a bid to attract more teams, a taskforce looking into the state of Laikipia County Stadiums has heard. During the public participation held at the stadium, the sportsmen and women highlighted a number of…
  • 11 Sep 2019 - The  Madoka half  Marathon on Tuesday received financial support from various sponsors, including Kenya Ports Authority (KPA) and Safaricom to the tune of over Sh.6 million. The sponsorship is meant to cater for security, running numbers, winners’ prizes and the logistical aspects of the event.…
  • 1 Sep 2019 - Youths in Tharaka Nithi County have been advised to focus on exploiting their talents rather than getting wasted by engaging in drug abuse and craving for handouts from politicians. Chuka Igambang’ombe Member of Parliament Patrick Munene noted that many youths focus on getting handouts from…