After landing in Cape Town for the African Cup, the national women's team learned the Kenyan government refused to pay for their lodging and gave no food stipends.
The Kenyan Women's national netball team is homeless and hungry in Cape Town after playing in the African Cup because the government is refusing to pay the lodging for the team. In fact, they never did pay any lodging. In an Instagram post by The Score KE host Carol Radull, the saga of the women's team unfolds, detailing how the players have been in South Africa since last Friday without any funds for shelter or food—playing the whole tournament on empty stomachs and without a place to comfortably rest. Needless to say, the team and Kenyans the world over are both angry and embarrassed at the government's actions.