Narok: Stadium to be named after Ntimama

By Robert Kiplagat : Tuesday, November 19th 2019 at 00:00 GMT +3 | Sports
The late William ole Ntimama

The refurbished Narok Stadium will be renamed William ole Ntimama Stadium.

The announcement was made yesterday by Environment Cabinet Secretary Keriako Tobiko. Mr Tobiko said leaders from the Maasai community had made the proposal to the government.

He said the late Ntimama (pictured) was a hero of the Maasai people and deserved to be honoured.

“The request by the Maasai community leaders to have the Narok Stadium renamed in honor of William ole Ntimama has been accepted by the government,” said Tobiko.

 He added that the unveiling of the new name would be done by Sports Cabinet Secretary Amina Mohamed.

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