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Bobby Williamson’s salary: A case of misplaced priorities

The East African Standard recently announced that Harambee Stars coach Bobby Williamson is paid a monthly salary of Ksh 2.5 million per month. This is equivalent to US $ 23726.05 per month. This is a staggering amount by any standards. … Continue reading

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MP Silva should blame themselves for FKF saga

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Back in January of 2015, MP Silva, an international media rights company based in London signed a lucrative deal with Football Kenya Federation (FKF). The deal was worth Ksh 270 million per year to FKF. It is the kind of … Continue reading

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Nyamweya outflanks opponents yet again

On Monday, high court judge Roselyn Aburili lifted the ban on the Kenya Premier League, eliciting a sigh of relief from clubs, fans and players who have been eager to get their league going. The league had been barred by … Continue reading

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Lets be clear: FKF are the problem

Kenya football is stuck in a quagmire as KPL and FKF battle it out to determine which body will run football in Kenya. Essentially, the top clubs in Kenya are battling for the right to run their own league. Many … Continue reading

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FKF defying FIFA is an opening for Wario to step in

There is an impasse between the Kenya Premier League which is mandated by FIFA to run Kenya’s top football league and the FKF, the body mandated by FIFA to run the sport of football in Kenya. FKF led by Sam … Continue reading

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How FIFA corruption is killing Kenyan and African football

The Football Kenya Federation (FKF) recently slapped 6 year bans on three officials : Sammy Sholei and Hussein Terry.  The lengthy bans are supposedly because the trio violated rules and regulations. The bans came at the recomendation of FKF Disciplinary … Continue reading

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Hassan Wario : Please reconsider your stance on hooliganism

During the Tusker Premier League awards gala, Sports Minister Hassan Wario clashed with FKF chairman Sam Nyamweya on the issue of hooliganism. Nyamweya, who spoke before inviting the cabinet secretary, blamed football violence on the government, accusations that Wario did … Continue reading

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Nyamweya chases away sponsors then decries lack of sponsorship

In an attempt to explain the poor performance of the national team in recent years, FKF chairman Sam Nyamweya blamed lack of funds. He said there was little the federation can do in implementing their plans without finances. In an … Continue reading

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