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 Kenya & Uganda  

World London Marathon: Sabaot's Kiprotich took 12th as Kalenjins swept top two positions in Men and Ladies, While Kenya's First Lady Made history.
 

Posted 14th April, 2014. By SIDO News Network Editorial Team.[NEW]


Kenya’s First Lady Margaret Kenyatta makes history by finishing 42KM London world Marathon
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  Our Sabaot-Ugandan Stephen Kiprotich emerged 12th as Kenya’s Kalenjins swept the top two positions both in ladies and Men’s London world Marathon race. At the same event Kenya’s first lady Margaret Kenyatta is headed to the World's Guinness Book of Records after she became the first wife of a sitting/former president in the world to finish the 42KM world race in 07:05:28 hours. To read more click on the respective links below------
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Diphus Kiprop Appointed Global Youth AmbassadorBy Esly Kania. Posted 07 April 2014.

Mr. Diphus Kiprop Ng'eny has been appointed the UN>Global Youth Ambassador of "A World at School" for a period commencing 1st April 2014 to 31st March 2015. The Global Youth Ambassadors group was launched on April 1 2014, by the United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon and the United Nations Special Envoy for Global Education Mr. Gordon Brown. This appointment is in recognition of Kiprop’s outstanding youth advocacy in Kenya since 2008.......click here to read more.

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Kapchorwa-Mt. Elgon, Uganda: 

The Land of sports, beauty  
By Allan Chekwech.
Posted 30th march, 2014. 


Tourists take pictures at the famous Sipi Falls. Photos by Allan Chekwech. 

The district, famous for producing Olympic and world gold medallist Stephen Kiprotich, and also known for once harbouring female genital mutilation, has more on its face to show the world than the world knows..........click here to read more.

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Is defeated Sabaot Land Defence Force plotting a comeback?


The late SLDF Commander Mr. Wycliffe Matakwei speaks to journalists. [File Photo]
He is bright-eyed and looks more nervous than I am.He is dressed in army camouflage. From our correspondences, I knew ‘The Terminator’ was a huge man, perhaps over 6-foot-1 inch.  But I am struck by how bony he is, with bony wrists. His firearm is partly rested on his lap and two knives dangle from his webbed belt. Beside him is a stone-faced, bare-chested man, in his early 30s, holding a semi-automatic rifle and a shotgun.........click here to read more.[NEW]

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 Who are The Sabaots?

The Sabaots tribe is one of the nine sub-tribes of the Kenyan Kalenjin tribe. The other eight Kalenjin sub-tribes are: Sengwer, Tugen, Terik, Keiyo, Kipsigis, Pokot, Marakwet and Nandi who live in the Rift Valley Province of Kenya. The Sabaots are the authentic Kalenjin tribe and hence they are commonly referred as "Kapkugo" by the other Kalenjin sub-tribes. The Sabaot community is comprised of six sub-dialects namely: The Book, somek, Mosopishok (Ogiek), Konjak (Kony), Bong'omek, and Sabinjak (Sebei)........click here to read more.

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>>Elections-Kenya: NARC-Kenya’s Karua and Augustine Chemonges campaign in Mt. Elgon
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>> Pierson escapes Roll-over auto accident while Lazarus recovering from fractured leg. 
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KCPE: Sabaot-Girl number one in Bungoma/Kalenjin counties and 7th nationally. 
>>Kapondi wins URP nominations, rival cries foul.
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Kenya AG opposes Mt. Elgon Saboat case application for review of its Judgment
>> Mt. Elgon Coffee farmers set to reap big from Norway market. By Daniel Psirmoi. 
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Samson Bein Kimobwa a Kenyan World athletic legend succumbs to sudden illness. By Esly Kania (Minnesota,USA)
>>Chebyuk IDP's to be resettled before polls
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>> For this Kitale Couple, Music is a Family Affair.

>> New Video "lifes Duality" by Miriam Chemmoss booms.

YOUR VOICE
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Kenya Elections: The March to March Madness.
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SPORTS
>>Kiprotich to race for Ushs.400M in London.
>> Uspa award surprises Kiprop.

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>>Kenya Equity Bank’s “Wings To Fly Scholarships”.

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ONLINE LIBRARY

>> “All the Men Have Gone”: War Crimes in Mt. Elgon Kenya.
>> Mt. Elgon Violence: May 2008.
>> Mt. Elgon Development Plan.
>> Mt. Elgon Land Tenure and Management.
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