Joy as AC Manyani FC honors members who shined in KCPE 2020

Kivumbini’s young football team AC Manyani on Sunday organized a special lunch in honor of their members who performed well in 2020 KCPE. Quite a number scored 300 marks and above in the KCPE 2020 results that were released last week by Education Cabinet Secretary George Magoha. Speaking to this writer,AC Manyani coach Paul Karori revealed that their best team member scored 379 marks. Two others scored 333 and 318 respectively. He added that as coaches the decided to organize lunch to motivate them. “Our members who sat KCPE 2020…

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Nakuru South cemetery where young football talents are nurtured

When it comes to football talents in Nakuru County, Kivumbini and Flamingo estates popularly claim the mantle. For many years, the two estates have produced a number of football talents who have made to various Leagues and Clubs. Players such as John Muiruri and David ‘Calabar’ Owino are among the many football talents who trace their roots in Nakuru. Such talents are a clear indicator that Nakuru is a home of football talents and a great inspiration to many upcoming football talents. It is for this reason that young AC…

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Kivumbini’s young footballer to join Manchester trials following MCA’s intervention

Nakuru’s young footballer Godson Chigema’s dream to join Premier Football UK trials in Manchester has finally come true through the intervention of area MCA Wilbur Onyango. When the story of the young talent born and raised in Kivumbini was highlighted in media in August this year,the boy was interested in the trials but had no money to facilitate the process. However,the intevention of area MCA Wilbur Onyango and his Flamingo Ward counterpart Eddy Kiragu who chairs the Youth and Sports committee in the county assembly,the matter was tabled before Nakuru…

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Four Kenyans nominated for World Athletics Awards 2020

World Athletics Awards 2020

Four Kenyans have been nominated for the World Athletics Awards 2020. Among them are three women who will battle it out for the Female Athlete of the Year 2020 and one male contending for the Male Athlete of the Year 2020. In a press release by the World Athletics on 2nd November, Timothy Cheruiyot from Kenya who ran the 1500m in a world-leading 3:28.45 has been nominated among other male athletes to battle for the coveted Male Athlete of the Year 2020. Timothy Cheruiyot has run undefeated in three 1500m…

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Nakuru’s young footballer in need of Sh.1m to join Premier Football UK trials in Manchester

Godson Chigema’s dream of becoming one of the international footballers from Kenya might just come true after he commenced the process of application to join Premier Football UK trials in Manchester. The trials as per the organizers are held in the State of Manchester where scouts from major international clubs come and watch as the players go about their activities in the field. Those who are selected are then taken through some training before they are absorbed into the various clubs. Born in 2002 and raised from a humble background…

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Nakuru MP on spot for trying to divert hospital project into stadium

A section of residents from Nakuru Town West have faulted area MP Samuel Arama over what they term is failure to involve them in crucial development agenda as enshrined in the constitution. Addressing media in Nakuru West on Tuesday, the residents led by Mr.Erick Ogada raised alarm over a move taken by the MP to divert hospital project into stadium. According to Ogada, the parcel of land that is adjacent to the area Deputy County Commissioner’s office was meant for the expansion of Kapkures Level 4 hospital but the legislator…

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Chager takes lead in 2018 East African safari classic rally

Mr. Baldev Chager and Ravi Soni are the winners this year’s East African Safari Classic rally. At position two were Tapio Laukkanen and Gavin Laurence driving a Porsche 911. The winners were driving a similar car. Baldev Chager took the lead at a race that concluded this Tuesday evening at Sarova Woodlands Hotel in Nakuru. Today marked the third and final day of the race that kicked off on Sunday. Sarova Woodlands Hotel was the starting point at 8AM. The third day of th race had three competitive stages covering…

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Sports Fund will help nurture talents- Belio Kipsang

Education Principal Secretary Dr Belio Kipsang has reiterated the Government’s commitment towards nurturing sporting talents among youths through the Sports Fund. The PS was speaking on Monday during the official opening of the Copa Coca-Cola Africa under 16 soccer tournament games at Nakuru High school. Dr Belio Kipsang said the government is working on curriculum review to see to it that there is a focus on sports. The PS who is also a member of the sports Board added that sports and talent development was paramount in shaping the lives of…

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Meet Ms Njeri,a talented Nakuru female footballer

Keziah Wanjiru Njeri is a determined sports lady. When most young people are idling at Munanda trading centre in Kiambogo division of Gilgil Sub County, you will find Wanjiru busy playing football with men. Wanjiru who is a member of Shiners boys football club takes on his striker role will zeal despite being criticized by many especially women who find it awkward to play in a male dominated team . The 27 year old woman says she aspires to join a reputable team in order to advance her career. The…

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