Uhuru: We will fund all national teams

President Uhuru Kenyatta (right) First Lady Margaret Kenyatta (left) and Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed chat at the First Lady's Half Marathon in Nairobi on Sunday, March 10, 2019 at the Nyayo National Stadium. PHOTO | DENNIS ONSONGO |

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  • Football Kenya Federation president Nick Mwendwa welcomed President Kenyatta's statement, saying that operations at the federation have been hampered by cash flow problems on the side of government. "The President said the same thing in 2017 and our hope now is that it is implemented to the letter," said Mwendwa.

President Uhuru Kenyatta's directive that all national teams representing Kenya be fully funded by his government has excited sports stakeholders.

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