Janet Jepkosgei Busienei alias Eldoret Express has for the first time narrated how she came close to renouncing her Kenyan citizenship only to see her dreams end up in ashes by a no-nonsense Kenyan official. During an interview with a local station on Thursday 4, Jepkosgei revealed that her mind had been made up and she was determined to switch her Citizenship and become a Bahrain citizen.
Photo (Courtesy) The Olympics champion, Sergeant Obiri was moved into tears while eulogising olympian Agnes Tirop. She shed tears as her colleague and friend was being laid to rest at her parents' home in Nandi County. She couldn't bear the pain of losing a close associate whom she says was a fast rising star and a motivation to many young athletes.
Agnes Tirop was found dead on her matrimonial home earlier this week where she lived with boyfriend Ibrahim Rotich. Beside her body was a large pool of blood. Her body had stab wounds on her abdomen and neck. The committee planning for her burial which consists of family members, Athletics kenya officials and members of Nandi county assembly has been meeting all week long in her parent's home in Chesunet, Nandi county.
The ongoing upgrade of Afraha Stadium to international standards is progressing well and on schedule. This is according to the Technical officers from Nakuru City Board together with the consultant and the contractor who inspected the construction works today. The Stadium is designated to house over 7, 000 people with Athletics Kenya(AK) approved grass covered pitch for all sporting activities.
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.
Amount Of Money Top Athlete Awards The Family Of Tirop, Chairman Of Athletics Puts Smile To Mourners
Thousands of mourners attended the final send-off of the late Agnes Tirop in Nandi County where Senator Cheragei declared that Tirop should have been given a state burial ceremony because he was working for our country and also she had managed to bring some medals to our Country. However, the family of Tirop were given a chance to smile from Ugandan athlete Cheptegei who awarded them Ksh 150,000 as he acknowledged Tirop as a hardworking woman and they will miss his services.
Nakuru county sportsmen have a reason to smile as Afraha national stadium is slowly taking shape. Project began a few months ago is 60% to be completed in a report from the county government. Africa which is the home ground stadium for Ulinzi stars is among the top stadiums in the newly crowned Nakuru city.
A renowned cross country athlete Hosea Macherinyang was laid to rest today in West Pokot County in an event attended by a few local leaders according to a Facebook post by Hon Simon Plimo Mzalendo. Mzalendo wrote “rest in peace brother Hosea Macherinyang the known cross-country champion as we put you to the hands of God whom we ask to console and condole with your family.”
Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed on Thursday condoled with the family of the slain athlete Agnes Tirop in Kapnyamisa, Nandi County. The Sports Cabinet Secretary who was together with Athletics Kenya head Jackson Tuwei condoled with the bereaved family and stating that her demise did not only surprised the country, but the world at large.
Kenyan long distance runner and world bronze medallist Agnes Jebet Tirop was found stabbed to death at her home, with her husband mentioned by local police as a key suspect in their murder probes. Athletics Kenya said a report on Wednesday morning which revealed that her body was found in her house lying in a pool of blood in Iten, a town in the west of the country where many athletes go on with their training.
He The Kenyan sporting fraternity was plunged into mourning following the untimely death of Olympian Agnes Tirop. The lifeless body of Tirop, Kenya’s 5,000m women’s representative within the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, was on Wednesday, October 13, found in her house in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet county.
Agnes Tirop, one of the most decorated long-races athlete in Kenya at the moment was shockingly found dead at her home in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet county. The Rift valley police commander has confirmed this incident and he reported that she was found dead today in the morning with stab wounds on her abdomen.
Tokyo Olympic 2020; 5,000M representative Agnes Tirop was found dead with stab wounds in abdomen and her husband is suspected according to reports. Source/Courtesy. The Athletics Kenya (AK) in a presser condoled with the family and friends of the deceased long distance runner and wrote that the they were disturbed to learn of the untimely demise of the of the world 10,000m bronze medalist.
According to the statement issued by Athletics Kenya on Saturday 23rd October, the Eldoret Leg of the World Cross Country name has been changed to Agnes Tirop Memorial Tour. The name changes with immediate imediate effect as Athletics Kenya prepare to host the race as scheduled in February 2022.
The shocking news of female athlete Agnes Tirop's gruesome murder has startled the public. According to reports, the 25-year-old olympian was found dead in her house in Iten, Elgeyo Marakwet County where she had stab wounds in the abdomen. So far, no one has been arrested yet and police have speculated that her husband, who is at large, could be the suspect.
Tirop's interment will occur at her parent's zero in Chesunet village, Nandi county, near time period after her tragic death. According to the burial organising committee made from representatives from the Athletics Kenya, Nandi county government and members of the family, the athlete's funeral expense will cost KSh 5 million.
Photo courtesy The family of the late slain Athletics Champion Agnes Tirop, who conquered the 2015 Cross Country competition on Monday 18th October revealed that the burial cost will cost about Ksh 5 million. The fundraising was held at her parents home where the burial committee that include the deceased's family,Nandi county officials and Athletics Kenya representatives are among the people are organizing the late slain athlete burial.The burial committee set aside Ksh 5 million for burial expenses.
The Eldoret leg of the World Cross Country name has been changed, according to a statement by Athletics Kenya. In the statement issued on Saturday, October 23, Athletics Kenya announced that the Eldoret leg will now be named Agnes Tirop Memorial Tour in honour of the fallen athlete.
Kenya has been privileged to be the only country in Africa to host the world cross country tour leg that will be held in February 2022. Athletics Kenya has announced that this event will be named in the honor of the fallen athlete Agnes Tirop who was buried yesterday October 23, 2021 at her home county in Nandi.
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.