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Uganda athletes warned to keep away from Brazilian women

Ugandan male athletes have been warned to avoid getting close to female casual workers in the Olympic Village. The warning comes on the heels of the arrest of two African boxers on accusations of sexually...

Kenya finishes Rio Olympics Games as best ranked African team

The Summer Olympic Games have come to an end in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, with Kenya finishing at position 15, the best performing nation from Africa. The East African country scooped an...

Controversy stalks Caster Semenya in women’s 800M

The 25-year- old is yet to compete in the 2016 edition of the Games and already controversy is brewing around the 800m World champion, Semenya who is arguably in the form of her life...

More than 30 Kenyan-born athletes playing for new countries at Rio, Olympics

Bahrain got its first ever gold in the Olympics when 19 year old Ruth Jebet won a gold medal in the Women’s 3000m steeplechase at the games, drumming it in that Kenyans were facing...

Nigeria sets up mouthwatering clash against Germany after beating Denmark

Nigeria’s football team set up a mouth-watering Olympic semi-final clash against Germany after beating Denmark 2-0 courtesy of captain John Obi Mikel and Aminu Usman’s strikes. The Africans put up an impressive show amid controversies...

Kenya clinches yet another Olympic Gold as Faith Kipyegon upsets world record holder in...

Kenya won yet another gold medal at the ongoing Rio Olympics through Faith Kipyegon who gave a strong show to upset Ethiopia’s world record holder Genzebe Dibaba to win the women’s 1,500 meters race. Kipyegon,...

Kenya’s Impressive Jemimah Sumgong wins country’s first Olympic Gold

Kenya’s Jemima Sumgong has won the Olympics women’s marathon to become the country’s first ever winner of the event at the Summer Games. Sumgong crossed the finish line in a time of 2:24:04, ahead of...

Joy for Cote d’Ivoire as Cisse wins country’s first ever Olympic gold medal in...

Cote d’Ivoire’s Cheick Sallah Cisse won the first ever Olympic gold medal for his country in the men’s under-80 kilograms taekwondo final, beating Great Britain’s Lutalo Muhammad with a last second a reverse turning...

Paralympics to get special medals at the Rio Olympics

Rio Paralympics has release medals for visually impaired athletes for the first time The special medals are designed with small metal balls that will aid visually-impaired athletes to know if it was a gold, silver...

Nigerian footballers in Rio boycott training ahead of quarter-final game

Nigeria’s football players in Rio de Janeiro have boycotted a training session in the build-up to their Olympic quarter-final game against Denmark in a dispute over pay. The players refused to participate in training yesterday...