Sign in
Download Opera News App

News Politics

 

Politics

 

Africa politics

Kenya Reaps Big On International Stage As One Of Their Own Bags Double Appointments

Kenya is known for its talents. Despite the challenges the country far to the east faces, there is usually something to be proud of as a Kenyan.

Ranging from natural resources, academic arena and sports, Kenya has received accolades for its role in producing finest talents in different fields.

And to add to positives, a Kenyan has reaped big on the International stage soaring heights despite the negatives to reach a milestone.

According to Kenyans.co.ke, celebrated athlete Paul Tergat has hit double blessing after he had his tenure as a member of the International Olympic Committee (IOC) extended by eight years. The celebrated athlete was also appointed by the IOC President Thomas Bach to serve as a member of the IOC Tokyo Games Disciplinary Commission.

“I give my assurance of willingness and readiness to discharge the assigned responsibility with diligence, integrity, without fear or favour for the benefit of the desired goals and objectives of the Disciplinary Committee.

“It is a great honour for me, but most importantly, for my country Kenya, represented here by our gallant Team Kenya," stated Kipchoge.

Congratulations Kenyan hero.

Content created and supplied by: CommandNews (via Opera News )

IOC Kenyan Kenyans.co.ke Paul Tergat Thomas Bach

COMMENTS

Load app to read more comments