Alila Drums Up Calls To Have FKF Polls Held In August

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TweetShareSharePin0 SharesFootball Kenya Federation (FKF) presidential candidate Tom Onyango Alila wants the protracted Football Kenya Federation elections held in August. The former Nyanza FKF executive member said the elections were long overdue and should be held before the beginning of the new season which has been tentatively scheduled for September. Alila firmly holds that repeating the branch polls would be unfair given that they were credible and the officials were elected inlinewith the 2017 FKF Constitution which the Sports Disputes Tribunal as recommended by the Sports Disputes Tribunal (SDT). On…

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Aduda Salutes Mwendwa For Presiding Over Major Changes In Football

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TweetShareSharePin0 SharesFootball Kenya Federation (FKF) presidential aspirant Lordvick Aduda says that the incumbent Nick Mwendwa deserves a pat on the back for presiding over some notable changes in the local football scene. While fielding questions from hosts of a radio show at a local station, Aduda nevertheless pointed out that Mwendwa’s major failures wouldn’t pass unnoticed. This, he added, was the main reason that prompted him and other candidates to join the race for FKF president so that they may get an opportunity to rectify all the ills currently bedevilling…

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Shollei Tears Mwendwa To Pieces For Sponsoring Proxies To Fight SDT In Court

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TweetShareSharePin0 SharesKenya Federation (FKF) presidential aspirant, Sammy Shollei, has faulted Nick Mwendwa’s administration for contesting the verdicts of Sports Disputes Tribunal (SDT) in ordinary courts. Shollei points out that FKF is acting in contempt of the prescribed FIFA statutes and breaching its own constitution by having such matters addressed in an ordinary court of law. “Fifa rules are crystal clear, they do not tolerate the use of ordinary courts to resolve sports disputes. Fifa advocates for a sports arbitration process,” Shollei said. He appealed to football stakeholders to recognize and…

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FKF Denounces Sports Disputes Tribunal’s Consultative Forum

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TweetShareSharePin0 SharesFootball Kenya Federation President Nick Mwendwa has dismissed as inconsequential, a consultative meeting held on Tuesday by the Sports Disputes Tribunal to discuss the upcoming FKF Elections. SDT hosted a football stakeholders’ online conference with Zoom, which Mwendwa and his team snubbed. The forum, coming exactly a fortnight after SDT’s March 17th verdict, was called to collect views on how the country should proceed with the stalled FKF elections. Speaking to participants, among them some aspirants who included former FKF president Sam Nyamweya, SDT chairman John Ohaga said he…

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I’ll Fix Kenyan Football, Says Musonye As He Announces Bid For FKF President

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TweetShareSharePin0 SharesNicholas Musonye has finally put speculation to rest after making public his intentions to vie for Football Kenya Federation (FKF) president on Friday. The veteran football administrator returns to the scene exactly six months today after he stepped down as the Council of East and Central Africa (Cecafa) secretary-general, a position he held for 20 years. Musonye attributes his decision to join the fray to overwhelming persuasions by people he refers to as “football-loving Kenyans” whom he said strongly believed in his ability to pump up a deflating federation.…

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I’m Going To Smash My Opponents And Retain My Seat, Says Mwendwa

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TweetShare184SharePin2186 SharesFKF president Nick Mwendwa has expressed confidence in retaining his seat despite the ballooning number of those seeking to oust him in the forthcoming national polls. Speaking while fielding questions from hosts of a radio talk show during an interview at one of the local stations on Saturday morning, Mwendwa reiterated that there is no way his opponents could floor him since he enjoyed unwavering support in all the 47 counties. He even asked where his opponents would get their votes from. “I’m convinced of an overwhelming victory come…

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FKF Sub-Branches Wary of FIFA Ban Over FKF Elections Standoff.

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TweetShareSharePin33 SharesFifteen more sub-branches have dismissed attempts to set up a normalization committee to manage football affairs in the country. This comes after ten had, on Monday, called for the country to rally behind FIFA’s stance on the FKF Elections, lest we are sanctioned by the World Governing Body. The sub-branch officials said there is no need for a normalization committee as they implored that a FIFA ban over the FKF elections impasse may be detrimental to Kenya’s football development. According to Machakos sub-branch chairman Ahmed Abdi Ahmed, there is…

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SALLY BOLO PULLS OUT OF FKF RACE, SAYS CURRENT ENVIRONMENT TOO HOSTILE FOR FREE AND FAIR ELECTIONS

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TweetShareSharePin0 SharesGor Mahia FC treasurer Sally Bolo says she will not present her nomination papers to bid for the position of NEC Women Representative, until a pending case involving Football Kenya Federation (FKF) is determined. The federation has lodged a case with the Sports Disputes Tribunal (SDT), in which it seeks to compel the Sports Registrar to allow it conduct elections in line with its constitution as opposed to the Sports Act. In a press statement she released on Friday, Bolo casts aspersions on the forthcoming elections by pointing out…

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