Sports

Seconds and Pazani To Take Charge of Elgon Cup Fixtures

South Africa’s Egon Seconds and Zimbabwe’s Precious Pazani will take charge of next weekend’s Elgon Cup fixtures in Kisumu.  Seconds, a former South Africa Sevens speedster and the first South African player to transition to Super Rugby officiating will oversee the…
Sports

Kisumu Heralds The Return of Women's Elgon Cup Fixture

First played in 2006, the Women’s Elgon Cup fixture returns for the first time since 2015 when logistical challenges led to this fix being shelved. That four-year hiatus comes to an end when Kenya and Uganda renew their rivalry in the longer version of the game at…
Sports

Factfile: Kenya VS Uganda Rugby Duels Over the Years

Kenya and Uganda have clashed 31 times since 1958 and the Elgon Cup first leg clash in Kisumu will be the 32nd meeting between two sides who have a bitter rivalry on the pitch and amazing camaraderie off of it. Kenya lead the overall head to head with 21 wins while Uganda…
Sports

The Elgon Cup: Rugby's "Migingo Derby" Coming to Kisumu

Kisumu will be alive next weekend when it hosts East Africa’s rugby masterpiece, the Elgon Cup, June 22nd, 2019 at the Kisumu ASK showground. This is a competition that pits the top two East African rugby nations, Kenya and Uganda, national 15s (men’s and…
Sports

The City of Kisumu Gears Up for Historic Elgon Cup Encounter

Saturday 22 June 2019 will be a historic date for the city of Kisumu and the game of rugby in Kenya when the Mamboleo Showground plays host to the first leg of the Elgon Cup, the traditional fixture played annually between Kenya and Uganda. It is historic as this is the…
Fashion

Its the Fourth Season of Kisumu Plus Size Fashion Affair

Three seasons ago, the event Kisumu Plus Size Fashion Affair, KPSFA was launched here in this lakeside city of Kisumu. The event, which was curated with the sole intent of celebrating plus size women has not failed in its objective. Historically, Western Kenya region has…
EventsNetworking

Event: Kisumu Women in Business Networking Forum

Are you a woman entrepreneur in Kisumu, or Western Kenya. If your answer to the above quiz is yes, then its you that this event is curated for. This Saturday, Jiwo Paro in collaboration with WISE (Women in Sustainable Enterprise), Biashara Club and the US Embassy Nairobi…
TourismTrade

Uganda To Partner With LREB For Stronger Goodwill

Ugandan High Commissioner to Kenya H.E Phibby Awere Otaala paid a courtesy call to the Lake Region Economic Bloc, LREB, Secretariat. During her visit she stated that she loves working with County Governments which she said has earned her both Regional and International…
Transport

Extension of Kisumu-Naivasha SGR Line on Course

Plans to extend the Kisumu-Naivasha standard gauge railway line are still on course, Transport CS James Macharia has said. Macharia on Monday said the project has not been abandoned as was initially thought. He said the government opted to first rehabilitate…