British high-jump Olympic silver medalist Germaine Mason has been killed in a motorbike accident as he rode in a convoy with Usain Bolt in Jamaica.
After weeks of uncertainty, National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) passed a new constitution yesterday in Nairobi.
Kenya's under-fire Olympic committee (NOCK) on Tuesday agreed to make changes to its constitution and call for fresh elections in May after its Rio Games debacle.
The National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) and its affiliates will make another attempt at passing a new constitution when they reconvene for an extra-ordinary meeting today.
Olympics chief Thomas Bach yesterday urged the author of an explosive report on Russian doping to hand over more information for potential legal proceedings.
Fearing a ban, National Olympic Committee of Kenya (Nock) has called another stakeholders meeting on March 28 to try to pass a new constitution.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has frozen funding to its local affiliate after this week’s failure to pass a new constitution.
Kenya faces possible suspension by the International Olympic Committee after the country's national governing body failed to implement reforms demanded after Kenya's embarrassing Rio Games appearance.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC) and Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) have appointed Mr Jérôme Poivey, Head of Institutional Relations and Governance at the IOC NOC Relations Department, and Mr Mohamed Azzoug, ANOCA President’s Chief of Staff to oversee the adoption of the proposed new constitution by the National Olympic Committee of Kenya on Tuesday, in Nairobi.
Ukraine’s Viktoriya Tereshchuk has been stripped of the bronze medal she won in the modern pentathlon at the 2008 Beijing Games after sample re-tests showed up positive for banned steroid turinabol.