Tarnished Glory: Kenya’s Sporting Nightmare
Kenyan athlete’s managed to win a record number of medals at Rio 2016 despite a complete breakdown at the administrative level.
Blinky Bill of Just A Band Returns With a Dance EP and Nightmarish Music Video
Blinky Bill shares the 5-track ‘We Cut Keys While You Wait’ EP and a brand new music video.
2Baba and Sauti Sol Want to Make a Dreamer Out of You in the New Video for ‘Oya Come Make We Go’
Nigeria’s 2Baba teams up with Kenya’s hardest working boy band, Sauti Sol, in the new visuals for “Oya Come Make We Go.”…
20 African Athletes Who Made History at the 2016 Rio Olympic Games
African athletes thrilled and inspired us during the Rio 2016 games. We look back at our 20 favorite moments of the summer Olympics.
Kenya’s Ezekiel Kemboi Is Stripped of Bronze After French Competitor Files a Formal Appeal
Hours after the conclusion of the 3000 meter steeplechase, Mahiedine Mekhissi-Benabbad of France filed an appeal against the Kenyan king of steeplechase, claiming he had stepped out of bounds.
Kenya’s Conseslus Kipruto Dethrones Compatriot & Four-Time World Champion Ezekiel Kemboi to Take Gold in the 3000m Steeplechase
In addition to winning gold, Kipruto set an Olympic world record crossing the finish line in 8:03.28.
This Kenyan Runner Pulled Off a Sick Upset Over the Ethiopian World Record Holder in the 1500 M To Win Gold
Faith Chepng’etich Kipyegon outran Ethiopia’s Genzebe Dibaba in the final lap.
Kenya’s David Rudisha Snags Gold in History-Making 800 Meter Double
The world champion is the first male athlete to secure consecutive gold medals at the event since 1964.
Jemima Sumgong Is the First Kenyan Woman To Capture Gold in an Olympic Marathon
Favored to win, Sumgong beat out fellow African competitors Eunice Kirwa of Bahrain and 2015 world champion, Mare Dibaba of Ethiopia.
Get to Know Julius Yego, Kenya’s Self-Taught Olympic Javelin-Thrower Dubbed ‘The Youtube Man’
Despite not having a coach or training facilities, Yego is competing for gold in men’s javlin throwing on August 17 in Rio.
Kenya’s Latest Doping Scandal Exposed by an Investigation Threatens Athletics Legacy
Kenya’s top team manager Michael Rotich was deported from Rio following a doping scandal exposed by an investigation between two news organizations.
Kenya’s Olympic Javelin Star Says He’s the Victim of Sabotage
Julius Yego says his coach and others won’t arrive in Rio until the 16th—too late to train.
Meet the Badass Kenyan Women Rugby Players Going for Gold in Rio
Kenya’s Lionesses have the hopes of Africa on their shoulders and they’re cool with that.