Reports demonstrated that the 35-year-old competitor was set to make an amazing rebound into the games before his awkward death. Addressing the media, North Rift Athletics Kenya Chairman Jackson Pkemoi insisted that the nation had lost an enterprising competitor who was as yet thriving. "He began preparing once more.
A top Kenyan Athletics commissioner has opened the lid on the endless domestic abuse that preceded the sudden and shocking death of celebrated athletic champion Agnes Tirop. The couples are said to have constantly been in bad terms weeks before she was killed by her husband who was arrested while trying to flee to Tanzania.
The military weapons like; AK47, G3, M16 Rifle and FN SCAR have been in limelight for long. However, little is known what the abbreviations stand for. In this article, I will walk you through what the abbreviations mean and respective designers.AK47, Photo: Courtesy
Photo (Courtesy) The father to the slain athletics champion Agnes Tirop has expressed the pain of losing a champion. He was speaking in a cleansing ceremony conducted by elders to protect the family against such incidents. He almost broke into tears as he denied knowing the man in question who is said to be her husband.
A manhunt for a police officer who shot two rounds of ammunition on board a police vehicle has come to an end after he was arrested on Wednesday morning. Photo Courtesy:(Star-Chief Inspector Peninah Kamicha trying to disarm a G3 rifle from a rogue police officer who was drunk (centre) at Bondeni estate in Nakuru town)Image Used for Illustration Purposes
The reports of terror suspects nabbed by police in Mombasa made rounds online on Monday, August 23 and on Tuesday, fresh details emerged on how they were nabbed. According to impeccable sources, two police stations, a busy shopping mall and a popular church were the target of the suspects but unluckily for them, the police pounced on them in a dramatic 10am ambush at the Likoni Channel crossing in Mombasa.
The late Agnes Jebet Tirop's body will be laid to rest on Saturday 23rd October at her home in Nandi county. According to the reports from the burial organizing committee, the funeral service for this athletics champion is expected to use a total budget of Ksh 5 million.
Athlete Hosea Mwok in previous undated race (Photo Courtesy: The Standard) The athletes fraternity, family and friends of the late Hosea Mwok have been left in mourning after his unfortunate demise earlier today. The celebrated athlete had been missing in action for a long time, but he was planning for a great come back after some negotiations with his former coaches.
Recently, Citizen TV released one of the most sensitive stories concerning police officers in Kenya.According to investigator Purity Mwambia, the lawmen in Kenya are involved in a lot of evil than good deeds.She visited several places and all I can say is that if this is the way things are working, then whole police department is a disgrace.
The AK-47 is also known as the Kalashnikov or just AK ), is a gas-operated , 7.62×39mm assault rifle developed in the Soviet Union by Mikhail Kalashnikov in the aftermath of World War II .
For many years, Kenya has been stamping their authority in long races, but one man had chosen to be different and pursue his ambitions in the 100 meter race. Mark Otieno (left) and Ferdinand Omanyala (Right). Busia-born Ferdinand Omanyala today impressed the country after clocking an impressive 10.02 at the Kasarani stadium to secure his ticket for Tokyo Olympics next year.
A Kenyan Athlete has every reason to smile after he bagged a fully funded scholarship in Japan thanks to his prowess in athletics with his coach touting him to be the next big thing in the tracks. Twenty-one-year-old Victor Kimutai will now be able to pursue his studies at the University of Josai in Japan with the athlete winning the coveted scholarship due to his standout performance in sports.
Hello guys and welcome again. Today we are going to check at the cost of hiring a gun in Kenya. Let us hop in. A gun has many functions, one can use a gun for his/her safety or even hunting. Most hunters now worldwide have adopted to using guns, during their hunts.
A piece done by Purity Mambia of Citizen Tv has shocked all including me. Have you ever wondered where Nairobi thugs get guns to terrorize people with? Well, today Citizen Tv put it all out there to see. Her piece has also laid bare why thugs get shot and killed instead of immobilizing them for the law to take it's course. The interviewed thugs said if you are caught with his gun, then you have not paid the him, then get ready to be killed. The peace has also told us why some police officers get killed. He said
Anne Kiguta is known by all as her grace and class is always clearly seen every time she is on air. Anne Kiguta did not start from there though as she once recounted how it all started, at Hope FM with Dj Moz as her co host. Anne Kiguta narrates that she was underpaid as she refers the payment as "half a peanut".
Caroline Kangogo from the national police have made headlines for the last few days. The Police Woman who worked in Nakuru at a post known as Kasarani Police station made headlines after killing a fellow police officer. That was not enough she performed another killing . Since then she has been on run and police special units are in the field in her hunt .
Since the old golden days, Kenya was majorly known for producing some of the best athletes in the world but mainly in the long distance races.Kipchoge Keino and Paul Tergat were some of the notable Kenyan names in athletics those days. Athletics Kenya (AK) seems to be shifting focus into short races as Kenya will be sending the first batch of athletes in 100m race to the Olympics for the first time in history.This is after Ferdinand Omanyala and Mark Otieno clocked 10.03s and 10.05s respectively in the qualifiers to meet the qualifying time of 10.05s.
A young lady by the name Diamond has emotionally narrated her story on how she was shot mercilessly and later she became paralyzed. According to Diamond is that she was asked by a man to drive him to unknown place with the exchange for gas money. Diamond claims that within a minute some people started shooting towards her car mercilessly,she says that she was shot 9 times.
Kenyans Wants Security Provided To Investigative Journalist Purity Mwambia For Exposing Rogue Police
In a chilling exposure dubbed "silaha mitaani' aired on citizen TV by non other than Investigative Journalist Purity Mwambia, police officers were revealed as ones aiding criminal activities by aiding criminal activities by leasing arsenals to thugs. It was established that a price for leasing a pistol is khs 5000, an Ak 47 without bullets at khs 1000 and a bullet proof vest. Also police uniforms, ammunitions and handcuffs went for as low as khs 1000. In terms of buying a ceska pistol did cost khs 50,000, an
Sports enthusiast and journalist Carol Radull has explained why 19 year old athlete Kamar Etieng missed a chance to go to the Tokyo Olympics as part of the Kenya Olimpics team despite emerging position 2 in the trials competitions at the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi. Carol says that she did investigations into the issue and found out that Etieng missed the mandatory dopping tests and because of the required timelines, it is too late to get them done.