Kenyans nurse wounds as Tunisia fly continent’s flag high

Tunisia's Raoua Tlili

Tunisia's Raoua Tlili (centre, gold), Colombia's Mayerli Buitrago Ariza (left, silver) and Argentine's Antonella Ruiz Diaz pose for a photo after the final of women's shot put (F41) at the Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games at Olympic Stadium in Tokyo on August 27, 2021.

Photo credit: Yasuyoshi Chiba | AFP

What you need to know:

  • By close of play Wednesday, Tunisia had garnered three gold, four silver and one bronze medal and were lying in 26th place
  • The final members of Kenya’s delegation to Tokyo depart on September 7 with Members of Parliament who had travelled here for the Games – led by chairman Patrick Makau – having departed Tokyo Wednesday night
  • Sports Chief Administrative Secretary Simon Kachapin, who departs Thursday night, paid a courtesy call on Kenya’s ambassador to Japan Tabu Irina on Wednesday, commending the mission’s efforts to support Team Kenya

In Tokyo


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