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Why FKF risks deregistration

Football Kenya Federation president Nick Mwendwa in Cairo during a Confederation of African Football ceremony to announce the winning bids for the 2025 and 2027 Africa Cup of Nations on September 27, 2023.

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What you need to know:

  • Former internationals Samuel Owino “Kempes” and Macdonald Mariga, ex-FKF boss Sam Nyamweya, football administrators Omondi Aduda, Sam Ocholla and Hussein Mohammed, who is considered a front-runner, have declared an interest in the top seat.
  • Mwendwa has served two terms and is ineligible to seek a third tenure, according to the Sports Act.