I’m not to blame, Nock is a cartel, says Sports CS Wario

Sports Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario. Wario says he is not to blame for the series of crises that have faced Team Kenya in 2016 Rio Olympics. FILE PHOTO | NATION MEDIA GROUP

What you need to know:

  • Wario says he wasn’t to blame for the series of crises that have faced Team Kenya
  • The Cabinet Secretary says National Olympic Committee of Kenya officials, who are squarely to blame for the mismanagement of the team, are living large in Brazil and are a law unto themselves.
  • Sports and Culture Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario promises to petition MPs to amend law to give ministry greater say in future games.
  • Mr Wario has taken much of the flak for the mess ranging from poor travel arrangements to questions over the identity of some of those listed in the delegation.
  • There are allegations that some officials gave air tickets, accommodation and accreditation to joyriders instead of athletes and coaches. 

Sports and Culture Cabinet Secretary Hassan Wario on Saturday said he was not to blame for the series of crises that have faced the gallant Kenyan team at the Rio Olympics. 

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