Photo: Courtesy Kenya: Nyayo National stadium Year of construction: 1983 The year it was Opened: 1983 Year of renovation: 2017 Year of completion: 2020 Capacity: 15,000 Operator: Sports Kenya Surface: Grass It was constructed during the reign of the late president Moi 'Nyayo' era. It was then renovated in 2017 and completed in 2020. Nyayo is the 2nd largest stadium in Kenya, but apparently, it is the most beautiful Take a look at the photos below Photo: Courtesy Photo: Courtesy Photo: Courtesy Photo: Courtesy
Deputy president William Ruto is interested in empowering every Kenyan. He has attended various sporting events in the country in the recent past. Last week he attended a rugby game at Nyayo National stadium where Kenyan team secured victory. Today he hosted under 20 Rugby team for lunch at his official residence in Karen.
Today Kenya hosted the Nairobi Continental Tour athletics at the Nyayo National stadium in Nairobi. Deputy President Dr. William Ruto and Former Prime Minister and ODM party leader were present. However, DP William Ruto had the following to say concerning sports; "We recognise that sport is an enabler of sustainable development and a key vehicle in attaining team spirit, cohesion and inclusion in our society. We will keep scouting for and nurturing talent besides amplifying Kenya’s staging and participation
Image. Photo|Courtesy Over the years, Kenya has not been doing well with in sports especially football due to lack facilities which match the international standards.In 2018, Kenya was supposed to host the African Nations Championship but this did not take place in Kenya because the Nyayo National Stadium and other big stadiums had slow progress in renovation.This made the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to transfer the hosting rights to Morocco. All great things take time.Right now majority of stadiums
Roy Nandwa Has Become The First Bungoma Wazalendo Member To Win The Africa Barthes Under 20 Champion
Roy Nandwa is the first player from the Bungoma Wazalendo franchise, to win the coveted Barthes Under 20 Rugby Cup, this came after a dramatic victory against Madagascar at Nyayo National Stadium this afternoon. The Kenya Under 20 team, fondly referred to as Chipu, had to hold off a resurgent Madagascar side to win the match 21-20.
Kenyan club's chairman Ambrose Rachier said that the government is planning to allow a limited number of spectators for Saturday's CAF confederation playoff match between Gor Mahia football club and NAPSA stars of Zambia. Spectators were banned from stadium last year for a 8 months break due to Covid-19 pandemic. Now here is a good news for Gor Mahia fans who enjoy stadium environment. Nyayo National stadium has a capacity of thirty thousand people and the ministry of sports has set a 30% limit which is same
Today (26th of September 2020), President Uhuru Kenyatta has launched a fresh return of sporting activities in the nation, when he reopened the Nyayo National stadium which was closed three years ago for refurbishment purposes. During his speech today, Uhuru has announced that the time has come for Kenya to outshine other neighboring nations, and for this reason, his administration has assured 100% back to all talented Kenyans in the sporting industries. "Our endeavor is to ensure that our sporting facilities
The Kenya national football team Harambee Stars met the Chipolopolo of Zambia at the Nyayo National stadium. This was an international friendly match. It was also used to prepare the two teams for the upcoming Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. There are very many things which were witnessed in that game. Francis Kimanzi was forced to change his squad because some of the best players were not able to make it due to the COVID-19 restrictions in the different countries that they are playing in. The players who
Deputy President William Ruto and Former Prime Minister Hon Raila Amollo Odinga today Saturday October 3, 2020 attended the Nairobi Intercontinental athletics at Nyayo National stadium. The two were seen seated near each other and they were wearing similar caps. Nominated Senator Millicent Omanga through her facebook stated, "Pale Nyayo stadium Raila alivaa signature cap ya Hustler. If you can’t beat them, join them. # Hustler Nation. Netizens could not keep quite as they criticised the senator for her sentiments.
Orange democratic movement (ODM) Party leader Raila Odinga is expected to take on deputy president William Ruto in a tight race for the presidency come 2022. The two politicians and their allies have been engaged in public spats over the last couple of weeks as the two sides take on each other over various events in the country. After a considerably long time, the two politicians attended a joint event in Nairobi today. They had graced an athletic competition at the newly refurbished Nyayo National stadium.
She met Henry on an ordinary day in 2001, when she went to pay a phone bill at her service provider's office at Nyayo National stadium .After paying the bill ,she decided to stop at the phone booth .On that day Henry was waiting by the track for quite a while,when he decided to call his guide to find where he was. Using his white cane the made his way to the phone booth outside the stadium .When he got there there was a lady making a call . As soon as she finished.He ask her to help him read the number.I could
Each year on the 12th Day of December, Kenyans celebrate the famous "Jamhuri" Day holiday. "Jamhuri" is a Swahili word which mean republic. It's on this day that Kenya become a republic and able to conduct its business and politics without interference by her colonial master. Each year, there are national celebrations in various stadium where the president presides over the event. However, this year's celebrations will be the first of its kind after the wake of corona virus disease in the country. The president
Raila Odinga and William Ruto's beef is well known by the Kenyans and the fact that they don't see eye to eye in anything has brought alot of reactions. Both the leaders used to be in the ODM party and were working together but in the year 2007, Dp William Ruto joined the jubilee party dumping ODM. Kenyans have been keen and watching them hoping that one day they will join each other and work together. Yesterday Ruto went to Nyayo National stadium as It was the inaugural Kipkeino classic continental tour and
It's first june 2021, 58 years ago, a day like today, Kenya attained its Independence from colonialists after a long time struggle and fight. Blood was shed as Kenya and Africans fought to Rule themselves and get away with poor leadership and oppression from Colonial rule.
Deputy William Ruto and Hon Raila Amollo Odinga have never seen eye to eye in alot of things. The two have always been bad blood for the longest time since few years ago. The two used to be in the same party till Ruto moved to Jubilee party in 2007 leaving Raila alone. It's not easy to see both the leaders together or even doing more than just greetings together. Today they went to Nyayo National stadium and coincidentally the two attended the same thing. It was the inaugural Kipkeino classic continental tour
Pride of Kenya: Nyayo stadium Photo: The front view|Courtesy President Kenyatta has officially opened the new refurbished Nyayo National stadium. The President was accompanied by sports CS and Nairobi Governor Mike Mbuvi Sonko. As the sports CS took the head of state through and around the stadium, it became clear that the contractor did the job well in the three years of work. Photo: Courtesy Photo: Courtesy In the stadium; Apart from the front view where you can see dark class, the changing rooms have been
Citizens, permanent secretaries, member of parliament, cabinet secretaries and top government officials head to Nyayo National stadium following the Kenya's 57th Jamhuri day celebrations since the attainment of self governance. His Excellency President Uhuru Kenyatta and Former Prime minister Raila Amolo Odinga are expected to lead millions of Kenyans in celebrating this special event.This year's event whose key highlights will be the president address being held in strict compliance with the Covid-19 containment
What You Should Expect During The Jamhuri Day Celebrations At Nyayo National Stadium. Nairobi Kenya, 10th December 2020. On the 12th of December 2020, the county will be marking the annual Jamhuri Day celebrations and this is one of the most important events in the country as it makes us remember the time when the country got it's full independence back in the year 1963 and the Kenyan flag was flown. On this day, this year 2020, the event will be held at the Nyayo National stadium and several leader's are
Jamhuri day is a Kenyan national holiday that is celebrated every year, on 12th December from 1964. It's a special date marked to remember when Kenya became a republic. On this day we remember those who came before us and appreciate the sacrifices they offered so that we could have the country we have today. This day encourages everyone on what we have to do, to make it better for those who will come after us, to find our country in a better space to live. 12th December 2020, marks the 57th Jamhuri day in Kenya.
President Kenyatta today reopens a refurbished Nyayo National Stadium after three years of renovations. The facility will host the World Athletics Continental Tour set to take place on October 3. The stadium has seen massive repaint within the three years of renovation. In the bid to nurture talents President Uhuru and his government had embarked on construction and renovation of the country's stadias which will be used in hosting different games nationwide. This is Nyayo National Stadium being lifted to International