According to multiple sources, FKF Chairman Nick Mwendwa has been arrested by individuals who identified themselves as officers from the Directorate of Criminal Investigations. The embattled leader of the Football Kenya Federation was whisked away as he made his way to the Harambee Stars training base. Mwendwa is in serious trouble with authorities following his inability to account for funds received by the Football Kenya Federation for the proper running of Kenyan Football.
The interim Football body, Football Kenya Federation Caretaker Committee, has suspended all football leagues in the country. This comes just a day after Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed appointed the new team led by retired judge Aaron Ringera. The team had a meeting Friday morning where they discussed the way forward in relation to the football activities in Kenya.
The Chinese broadcasting company Star Times has ended its seven-year sponsorship agreement with the Football Kenya Federation premier league, worth KSh 110 million per year. The termination of the sponsorship has come just barely after a year, since Star Times agreed to partnership with KFK to air Kenya Premier League matches.
Nation media columnist Gabriel Oguda has revealed how football Kenya federation was siphoning cash into secret accounts. Oguda further added that a certain unidentified person used to withdraw the federation cash around Kenya commercial bank branch at Thika road mall. "Have you guys read the Sunday nation story how football Kenya federation was siphoning cash?
November 21 to December 18, 2022 the World Cup finals will be held in Qatar, the last of which will involve 32 nations. From the 2026 finals to be held in the United States, Mexico and Canada, the number of teams will increase to 48.
Kenyan Premier League matches are set to resume on 4th December 2021 after a fruitful meeting between the FKF caretaker committee and all the top-flight clubs who are believed to be in full support of the government's move. The newly appointed Football Kenya Federation (FKF) caretaker committee led by Justice (Rtd) Aaron Ringera unanimously decided to suspended top-tier leagues in the country for a period of two weeks that started on 12th November 2021.
(Fans watching a football match in Kenya) The Kenyan football lovers got a huge Blow after new committe that was tasked with conducting all affairs of the Kenya Football Federation (FKF) which was disbanded on Thursday, November 11, by the Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed, has suspended all football activities in the country.
Just a day after Football Federation of Kenya caretaker committee was appointed by CS Sports Amb. Amina Mohamed, they have suspended five leagues in the country for a period of two weeks. On its first day of operation, the committee led by Retired Justice Aaron Ringera agreed that the FKF Premier League, National Super League, Division One league, Women's Premier League and Women's Division One League are suspended effective Friday.
Blogger Robert Alai has revealed that suspended football Kenya federation president Nick mwenda bank accounts have been frozen. The move comes as Mwendwa embattled a court case over misappropriation of public funds at the helm of the federation. Football Kenya federation president was arrested on Friday by detectives from the directorate of criminal investigations department while he had visited national team harambee stars during their preparation for an international match against Uganda cranes.
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Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Caretaker Committee has suspended all football activities across the country with immediate effect. Justice Aaron Ringera-led the caretaker committee, through a press statement, released Friday, November 12, expressed that all top-tier football activities will be suspended with immediate effect impact.
Developing news has it that Football Kenya Federation boss Nick Mwendwa will spend the rest of his weekend under custody behind bars after DCI officers arrested him on Friday 12 November. Photo courtesy National Police Service spokesperson Bruno Shioso confirmed the arrest, with Mwendwa spending Friday afternoon at the DCI headquarters along Kiambu road where he was being grilled by detectives.
Gor Mahia midfielder Peter Oudu (right) leaves Sofapaka forward Joseph Waithira (down) for dead during their Kenya Federation Premier League soccer match at Moi International Sports Center, Kasarani on October 30, 2021. The Kenya Football Federation interim committee suspended five leagues in the country for a two-week period.
Day after being appointed to Football Kenya Federation (FKF) caretaker committee, the retired justice Aaron Ringera has suspended all national leagues for two week. Justice Aaron Rigera together with fourteen others were appointed by Sport Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohammed for a period of six months. The FKF Premier League, National Super League, Division One, Women’s Premier League and Division One Leagues remain suspended at least until November 26.
Subscribe Sports Jane Wacu autographs a Kenyan flag for Citizen TV journalist Mike Okinyi at Team Kenya’s training session at the Shiohama Civic Gym July 22, 2021. What you need to know: Kenya finished second behind arch-rivals Cameroon and booked slots to next year's World Championship to held in Netherlands and Poland.
Football Kenya federation caretaker committee through chairperson retired justice Aaron Ringera,has suspended all the top tier football leagues in the country in their first address since taking over from football activities. The caretaker committee held its first meeting and agreed to suspend five top leagues in the country for a period of two weeks.
Embattled FKF President Nick Mwendwa has finally tasted the long arm of the state. Nick Mwendwa was allegedly arrested on Friday, November 12th 2021 afternoon over the misuse of funds while visiting the Harambee Stars camp at the Nyayo National Stadium. Nick was arrested a few hours after the FKF Caretaker committee suspended all the top tier leagues in Kenya for two weeks.
Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed announced the suspension of all Football Kenya Federation (FKF) officials to pave way for investigations into the federation’s finances. A 15-member caretaker team, headed by retired judge Aaron Ringera, will be in charge of operations at the federation for six months as probe continues.Last week, embattled FKF chairperson Nick Mwendwa said the federation has been transparent and always willing to be audited by different bodies, including FIFA.
Spotlight on Kenya Football Federation boss Nick Mwendwa will be spending the weekend behind bars after his arrest by the Criminal Investigations Directorate on Friday. National police spokesperson Bruno Shioso confirmed the arrest. Mwendwa spent Friday afternoon at DCI headquarters along Kiambu Road, where he was being roasted by detectives.
Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Caretaker Committee has suspended all football activities across the country with immediate effect. Justice Aaron Ringera-led the caretaker committee, through a press statement, released Friday, November 12, stated that all top-tier football activities will be suspended with immediate effect.