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Rise and fall of Kenya’s women’s football under Nick Mwendwa

Kibera Girls Soccer striker Mary Ambila celebrates after scoring a goal against Wadadia Women during their Football Kenya Federation Women Premier League match at Mumias Sports Complex on October 22, 2023.

Photo credit: Pool | Kibera Girls Soccer

What you need to know:

  • Many clubs have disbanded as players struggle with little or no pay.
  • Over 30 Kenyan female footballers have crossed over to Tanzania.