Category Archives: Kenya

Kenyan Tech Engineer Dies of Meningitis in Ethiopian Prison After Arrest for Telecommunication Fraud in 2015

A Kenyan tech engineer, who had been imprisoned in Ethiopia since 2015 when he was arrested on charges of telecommunication fraud, has died in prison.… Continue reading

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Ethiopia’s Buzunesh Deba Named Winner of 2014 Boston Marathon After Kenya’s Rita Jeptoo is Stripped of Title for Doping

Source: AP
Blood, sweat, and tears stained the deadly 2013 Boston Marathon, so the next year’s running of America’s most famous footrace was understandably all… Continue reading

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Ethiopia Announces Bid to Host 2025 African Cup of Nations (AFCON)

Source: Geeska Africa
Ethiopia will bid to hosting of 2025 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). The plan to host the continental competition was revealed on… Continue reading

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Eritrea’s Ghirmay Ghebreslassie Becomes the Youngest Athlete to Win the New York City Marathon

Source: The Guardian
Eritrea’s Ghirmay Ghebreslassie and Kenya’s Mary Keitany won the New York City Marathon on Sunday.
Keitany became the first woman to win… Continue reading

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