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 Kenyan Premier League (KPL), officially known as the FKF Premier League is a professional league for men's association football clubs in Kenya. Standing at the top of the Kenyan football league system, the league was formed in 1963 under the Kenya Football Federation but is now controlled by the Football Kenya Federation.
FKF Premier League teams are bracing themselves up for tough times after the federation allegedly slashed the monthly grants from the initial 400,000 shillings monthly and now to a paltry 300,000 shillings. The revelation was done by journalist Fred Arocho on his facebook page.It is reported that the new changes will be effective from Monday which is tomorrow.
President Uhuru Kenyatta was scheduled to host national celebrations to honour heroic efforts by those who fought for Kenya’s independence and subsequent heroes who have gallantly fought to protect the country against terrorist incursions. The National Police Service (NPS) is set to create a new directorate for counselling and psychosocial support in a bid to address the issues of mental health among police officers in the country.
The 19-time FKF Premier League winners climbed to the first place despite starting the season poorly. However, the world football governing body banned K'Ogalo from signing new players until 2023. This is because of failing to comply with the initial directive to not bring in new signings in the previous window for breaching the contracts of former players and coach.They have scored seven goals and conceded just two.
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.
Wazito FC were overpowered by Nairobi City Stars alias Simba wa Nairobi today in a FKF Premier League match. The first half of the match ended with a barren draw as both teams were cautious not to concede early goals. However, the second half was totally different as it recorded four goals with the full time score favouring Nairobi City Stars, 3-1.
Deputy President William Ruto committed to secure President Uhuru Kenyatta’s Big Four Agenda through his bottom-up approach which he has been championing as his platform for the 2022 presidential election.. President Uhuru Kenyatta pledged to continue protecting Kenya’s territorial integrity in the wake of a ruling by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in regards to the maritime boundary dispute with Somalia.
The Kenyan premier league is back with a bang, some teams have already played 2 of the league games while other haven't played even a single match, others playing one match. On Saturday, the FKF premier league had some interesting fixtures to watch. The first Match being the Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB) playing against the former African Champions AFC Leopards.
FKF Premier League newbies Kenya Police FC will not sign Gor Mahia's captain Harun Shakava following the intervention of K'Ogalo's management. Kenya Police FC have already completed the signing of experienced veterans Clifton Miheso, John Mark Makwatta, Musa Mohammed and Duncan Otieno. Police had high expectations of signing the K'Ogalo defender before their clash against Nzoia Sugar to boost their central defence but the move has hit a block.
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.
FKF Premier League defending champions Tusker FC have confirmed the signing of two players in the ongoing transfer window. Lawrence Luvanda and Stewart Omondi have been signed from Vihiga United to boost Tusker's midfield. The two players were very instrumental at the now relegated outfit, Vihiga United.
A number of FKF Premier League matches have been played today. Kenya Police FC recorded their first win of the 2021/22 FKFPL season. The newly promoted FKFPL took the lead in the 26th minute from Clifton Miheso's strike. Miheso, a former Police FC player was signed from Gor Mahia and was so instrumental in today's match.
Twelve-time FKF Premier League champions AFC Leopards has settled for a point in their encounter against last season's FKFPL runners-up, KCB FC. The FKF Premier League match kicked off at 1 PM from Thika Sub County Stadium. In another match, Nairobi City Stars extended the woes of newbies, Police FC as they beat them 0-2 at Kasarani Annex.
FKF Premier League record champions Gor Mahia are keen on resigning former forward George Odhiambo alias Blackberry. Blackberry is not attached to any club currently after being released by Tusker FC at the end of last season. It can be confirmed that talks have been initiated with the deal set to be sealed in the coming few days.
Gor Mahia and Ulinzi Stars settled on a goalless draw in a Football Kenya Federation Premier League match played this evening at Thika Stadium in Thika. Both teams remain unbeaten this season in the FKF Premier League as none was ready to ruin the record today. From these results, Gor Mahia moves to the top of the FKF Premier League standings with 13 points with Ulinzi Stars in position 4 with 11 points after playing five matches.
Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Caretaker Committee led by Justice Aaron Ringera, has suspended all football activities across the country with immediate effect. Addressing the press on Friday, November 12, the caretaker committee stated that all top-tier football activities will be suspended with immediate effect.
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.
Ulinzi Stars are the current FKF Premier League leaders with 7 points from 3 matches. The soldiers are unbeaten in their first three FKFPL matches having secured a 1-1 draw against Bidco United today. In second place is Posta Rangers who have garnered 6 points having played 3 matches.
The dates for the first leg of Mashemeji Derby for this season 2021/22 has been set, the match will be played at Kasarani International Stadium on Mashujaa Day - 20th, October - as from 3 PM. Mashemeji Derby, second leg did not take place last season since the two rivals boycotted the match opting to play a friendly at Camp Toyoyo.