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October 15, 2017 9:02 PM FIVB WORLD QUALIFIER: Cameroon beat Kenya in final

Kenya women’s volleyball team’s continental dominance came to an abrupt end on Saturday night after they lost to hosts Cameroon (25-22, 25-19, 29-27) in a pulsating African Nations Cup final at the Palais des Sports Hall in Yaoundé. Malkia Strikers, who were chasing a record tenth title and fourth trophy of the biennial championship in a row, fell short 1

October 15, 2017 2:28 PM Cameroon African Women’s Champs & Kenya Book Ticket to Japan 2018

On Friday, the semifinals were played for the Women’s African Nations Championship in Yaounde, Cameroon. The winners of each semifinal match were also to book their tickets to the 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championship in Japan. Kenya faced Egypt in the first semifinal. It was a tight match throughout, but the Kenyans defeated the Egyptians 1

October 15, 2017 12:20 AM Morocco Officially Elected to Host 2018 African Nations Championship

Rabat – The African Football Federation (CAF) has officially chosen Morocco as host of the upcoming African Nations Championship (CHAN), scheduled to take place from January 12 to February 2, 2018. Morocco submitted its candidacy to host the continental tournament on September 30 a week after the CAF stripped Kenya of the right to host the competition

October 14, 2017 6:43 PM Cameroon stun Kenya to win Nations Cup

Malkia Strikers on Saturday failed to defend their African title after going down 3-0 (25-22, 25-19, 29-27) to Cameroon as the curtains came down on the women's Volleyball Africa Nations Championship at the Palais des Sports Indoor Arena in Yaoundé, Cameroon. It was Kenya’s first defeat in the competition which had brought together nine countries, and it gifted 3

October 13, 2017 5:17 PM Kenya storm FIVB World Championships

Belligerent “Malkia Strikers” of Kenya Friday night booked a ticket to 2018 FIVB Volleyball Women’s World Championships by beating rivals Egypt 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-19) in the semi-finals of the women’s Volleyball Africa Nations Championship at the Palais des Sports Indoor Arena in Yaoundé, Cameroon. This continental competition was doubling up as qualifiers 5

October 13, 2017 3:13 PM New curriculum to help build learners' talents

Standardised assessment of learners at various levels will be conducted under the new curriculum set to be rolled out starting January 2018. Kenya Institute of Curriculum Development (KICD) director Julius Jwan said the standardised assessment is meant to gauge the learners’ competence in the subjects they will be taking. At grades Three and Six levels 3

October 13, 2017 3:11 PM Shujaa drawn against defending champs South Africa at Dubai 7s

Kenya’s national sevens rugby team has been drawn against defending champions South Africa, Singapore 7s champions Canada and Uganda in the opening leg of the 2017-2018 HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series. Shujaa will be in Pool A of the Dubai Sevens which start on Friday December 1, 2017. Uganda comes in as an invitational side by virtue of winning Africa 6

October 12, 2017 9:10 PM Delay of funds disbursement is violation of law, Governors say

Operations in most counties have been paralysed after the National Treasury failed to disburse funds for four months. The Council of Governors (CoG) is protesting against what it terms continued denial of the much-needed cash even after the Senate cleared a disbursal schedule. The formula approved by Senate indicates the 47 counties are entitled to Sh330 billion 4

October 12, 2017 8:58 AM Morocco Is Getting Ready To Test The ‘Fastest Train In Africa’

Engineers in Morocco are preparing to test Africa’s first high-speed train this week. The new trains can reach speeds of about 320 kilometres (200 miles) per hour. The French-made double-decker TGVs are being tested ahead of the launch of a flagship new line connecting Tangier with Morocco's economic capital, Casablanca in 2018. They will cut the journey 4

October 11, 2017 11:08 PM CHAN 2018 host: CAF to decide Saturday

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) will decide the new hosts of the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) on Saturday. Morocco, Equatorial Guinea and Ethiopia all bid to replace Kenya who had their right to host withdrawn by Caf due lack of preparations. The international tournament for locally-based players only is due to kick off in January 5