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Kenya confident of winning the World Under-18 Championships overall title

All is set for Kenya to host the World Under-18 Championships which begin on Wednesday 12 at the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi. Thousands of athletes from all around the world will be battling it out...

Wayne Rooney part of Everton stars set to play Kenya’s Gor Mahia in Tanzania

Former Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is set to travel to Tanzania for a pre-season game against Kenyan giants Gor Mahia. The 31-year-old who re-signed for his boyhood club Everton is part of the Merseysiders...

Final preparations as Nairobi prepares to host IAAF U-18 World Championships

Just three days to go until the very last edition of the IAAF World Under-18 World Championships in Nairobi. Organizers continue to race against time to have the Moi Sports Center Kasarani ready for the...

Nigerian striker, Iheanacho close to £25 million Leicester move

Nigeria and Manchester City striker Kelechi Iheanacho is on the verge of making a £25 million ($32 million) move to Leicester City. The 20-year-old Nigerian is in "advanced talks" with the Foxes and is thought to be...

Epic weekend for football’s greatest as Ronaldo gets twins, Messi weds

It’s been a magical weekend for the world’s undisputed top two footballers, as both Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo had lovely additions into their love lives. The Argentine tied the knot with his childhood girlfriend...

South Sudan to face Uganda in CHAN 2018 qualifier

South Sudan ais set to play Uganda in a 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) qualifier to be held in Kenya in early 2018. Football federations from the two countries confirmed that the first leg of...

What next for the wounded Indomitable Lions?

Cameroon was on Sunday bundled out of the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup in Russia after a 2-0 loss to World Champions Germany. The Indomitable Lions finished last in Group B with a single point after...

Basketball for Unity: South Sudan, Somalia meet in rare encounter away from home

South Sudan and Somalia recently met in a one-of-a-kind basketball match in Nairobi. Players from Somalia flew in from the United States for a regional tournament that involved the two teams from conflict zones. It...

Uganda’s Multi-sport Champion: Ali Yasser Omar conquering Motocross as well as Basketball

A teenager in Uganda is making a name for himself on both the racing tracks and the basketball court. Ali Yasser Omar can ride, drive and also play basketball - and he is working...

Egyptian wing wizard Mo Salah unveiled by Liverpool

Egyptian wing maestro Mohamed Salah has been unveiled by English giants Liverpool after completing a £34m switch from Italian side AS Roma. Salah has signed a five-year deal with The Reds, sealing a return to...