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October 26, 2017 11:09 PM President Uhuru says Kenyans are tired of endless politicking

President Uhuru Kenyatta has said he would reach out to Opposition leader Raila Odinga should he win the repeat election. Uhuru said the president-elect had the responsibility to unite the country and if he would be declared winner he intended to reach out to Raila, who boycotted the election. “It will be the responsibility of the one who will win the repeat 9

October 25, 2017 5:16 AM Making Zimbabwe dictator Robert Mugabe WHO goodwill ambassador is ‘insult’

The WHO’s new director general Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus announced the move at a conference in Uruguay, praising the African country for its commitment to public health. Critics say Mr Mugabe’s policy and his long record of alleged human rights abuses have had a disastrous impact on the health system – with medicine shortages and staff going unpaid 5

October 19, 2017 8:30 AM Air ticket sales dip Sh1.5bn on travel restrictions, polls

Air ticket sales dropped by Sh1.5 billion over the past two months following travel restrictions in government and the prolonged election period that has seen cautious travellers reduce cross-border movement. The Kenya Association of Travel Agents (KATA) air ticket bookings dropped 10 per cent to 1.5 million in September, a month marked by the Supreme 2

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 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 Morocco, Equatorial Guinea and Ethiopia all bid to replace Kenya who had their right to host withdrawn by Caf due lack of preparations.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 8

October 4, 2017 7:20 AM CHAN 2018, CAF, Sports, confederation of African football, football

Three countries, Equatorial Guinea, Ethiopia and morocco have submitted bids to replace Kenya as hosts of the 2018 African nations championship. The confederation of African football (CAF), which stripped Kenya of the hosting rights due to lack of infrastructure, confirmed that the three countries registered their interest before the September 30 deadline 3

September 30, 2017 2:18 PM Morocco officially bid to replace Kenya as hosts of 2018 CHAN

Morocco have confirmed they are bidding to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) after Kenya was stripped of hosting rights last weekend. Morocco had already qualified for the biennial tournament which is only for locally-based players. A Caf inspection team visited Kenya from 11 to 17 September 2017 and found that only one of the four venues 7

September 27, 2017 2:44 PM CHAN 2018: Salisu Yusuf plans 40-day, 30-man squad training camp

Coach Salisu Yusuf has told SCORENigeria he plans a final training camp in December with a squad size of about 30 players ahead of next year’s CHAN, which now does not have a host country after Kenya were stripped of the hosting rights. The home-based Eagles virtually sneaked out of the country to feature at the WAFU Cup, where they reached the final 6

September 26, 2017 10:42 PM Ghana hints interest to replace Kenya as Chan 2018 host

Ghana's youth and sports minister Isaac Asiamah has dropped a hint that the country may officially bid to host the 2018 African Nations Championship (Chan) after Kenya was stripped of the hosting right last week. The East African country, according to Caf Executive Committee, lost the right due to inadequate infrastructural facilities and political instability 12

September 24, 2017 8:56 PM How Kenya botched chance to host football showpiece

Failure to construct five stadia and the heated political climate in the country are the main reasons Kenya was stripped of the right to host the African Nations Championships early next year. The Confederation of African Football, (CAF) while announcing the decision on Saturday, also harshly indicted Kenyan sport officials for lying about the state 11