PREMIUM Athlete’s tale of horror: I was accused of being M23 rebel

Kenyan marathoner narrates how he was detained and tortured by soldiers in DRC Congo.


  1. Wanyonyi runs third fastest time as Omanyala misses own Africa record

    Ferdinand Omanyala misses his Africa record by 0.2 seconds as Paris Olympics trials end.

  2. Kwemoi overcomes injury to bag Paris Olympics ticket

    Kwemoi won the 5,000m final to book his ticket to a second Olympic Games appearance at the Kenyan trials.

    Ronald Kwemoi
  3. Cherotich, Odira punch their tickets to Paris Olympics

    Newcomer Lilian Odira stuns world 800m champion Mary Moraa to secure spot in Kenya's Olympics team.

    Kenya trials
  4. Kipyegon outsmarts Chebet in Kenyan trials

    Kipyegon asserts her supremacy against Kenyan rival at national trials for the Olympics.

    Faith Kipyegon
  5. AK tweaks Kenya’s final team for African Championships

    Japan-based Waithaka, ex-world junior champion Gateri included in changes made to the team.

    Mercy Wanjiru
  6. Kenya's Rhonex Kipruto banned for six years

    Kipruto, the 10km world record holder, gets lengthy ban for doping.

    Rhonex Kipruto
  7. ADAK suspends 33 athletes for doping

    Among those suspended 26 are from athletics.

    Joshua Belet
  8. PREMIUM Legend Seb Coe moves to shore up legacy at World Athletics

    He unveils a new championship for athletes to generate more income from the sport.

  9. World Athletics announces new global event with Sh1.3bn in prize money

    It will feature world champions, Olympic champions, Diamond League winners and the year's best-performing athletes.

    President Seb Coe
  10. PREMIUM The future of sports: Why climate change needs intervention now

    David Rudisha relishes new role as Athletics Kenya leads fight against climate change.

    Sports and climate change
  11. PREMIUM Kenya’s running legends worried about climate change impact

    Winning combination is under serious threat from the effects of climate change.

    Special report: Climate change and sports
  12. Rising Mateiko aims to reach for the stars

    Life teaches you to treat obstacles as challenges, says Paris Olympics-bound runner.

    Daniel Mateiko
  13. Chebet pays tribute to Ethiopia’s Tsegay

    Kenyan ace shattered the women's 10,000 metres world record in Oregon.

     Beatrice Chebet
  14. Record-breaking Beatrice Chebet sets Olympics target

    Chebet looks to compete in both the 25-lap race, and women’s 5,000m at the Paris Olympic Games.

    Beatrice Chebet
  15. Chebet breaks world record, snatches ticket to Paris Olympics

    She clocked a blistering 28 minutes and 54.14 seconds to win the women’s 10,000m race.

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  16. Paris Olympics trials: Just who’ll blink first?

    Kenya selects Olympics 10,000m teams at the Prefontaine tonight at 10.40pm.

    Beatrice Chebet crosses the finish line to win women's 1,500 metres race
  17. Top Kenyans athletes threaten to boycott Olympics trials

    Kenyan athletes threaten to boycott national trials for the Paris Olympic Games.

    AK Championship
  18. Visa hitch locks 3 top Kenyan athletes out of Paris Olympics trials

    AK president Jack Tuwei has announced that the trials will go ahead in the USA.

    Daniel Simiu Ebenyo
  19. Faith Chepkoech eyes perfect debut in African event

    31-year-old to represent Kenya for the first time at the African Athletics Championships.

    Faith Chepkoech
  20. Ex-world champ Kiplagat launches customised sports coaching app

    The new App offers customised nutritional planning aspects, virtual running coaching and injury prevention exercises

    Lornah Kiplagat
  21. Kenyan distance runner gets six-year ban for doping

    The athlete took bronze at the 2018 Commonwealth Games and finished fourth at the 2019 world championships.

    Rodgers Kwemoi
  22. Semenya determined to fight on against World Athletics regulations

    World Athletics have denied there is any attempt to discriminate in their regulations.

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  23. Kipchoge, Kipruto caught up in Sh100m property row

    The tussle involves former runner Daniel Komen and his wife Joyce Komen.

    Athletes Eliud Kipchoge, Daniel Komen and Brimin Kipruto.
  24. Fresh London Marathon champ Jepchirchir back in the grind

    Jepchirchir begun training with an easy 20km run last Monday.

  25. AK to select 10,000m Olympics team in USA

    Kenya has yet to win the men’s 10,000m gold at the Olympics since the late Naftali Temu’s exploits at the 1968 Mexico City Games.

  26. Kenyan junior stars steal the show at Ngong course

    Kenya makes a remarkable debut at the 24th World Schools Cross Country Championships, dominating all six categories and clinching the title from Uganda.

    World School Cross Championship
  27. Lomuryon hopes win will help Tiaty, restore some peace

    He put his village on the global map after winning the under-15 race at the Ngong Racecourse

    Lamuryon
  28. Kenya shines in World Schools Cross Country Championship

    Kenya had to wait until 2024 to make its debut on this stage due to Covid-19.

  29. Cocky East African 5,000m champ Kiprop throws down the gauntlet

    In 2022, Simiren finished fifth at the East Africa School Games boys 1,500m and last year improved to finish third in Rwanda.

    Kenya’s school team runners Kelvin Kiprop, Victor Kiptum, and Nelson Simiren