Kenya's Sevens Head Coach Innocent, Reinstated
The Kenya Rugby Union sacked Innocent Simiyu following a dispute over a sponsorship deal with Brand Kenya. The Shujaa players covered the Brand Kenya logo during the Paris Sevens leg, after the union failed to pay their salaries and allowances in time.
Nation, 25 June 2018
Fired Kenya Sevens head coach Innocent Simiyu has been reinstated. Read more »
Nairobi News, 25 June 2018
Innocent Simiyu has been reinstated as the Kenya Rugby Sevens nation team coach. Simiyu's return was announced Monday evening by Sports CS Rashid Echesi. Read more »
Kenya Sevens coach Innocent Simiyu (left) and his Lionesses counterpart Kevin Wambua enjoy a light moment after naming their teams for Hong Kong, Singapore and Commonwealth Games on March 28.
The tourism ministry has announced the cancellation of the U.S.$200,000 sponsorship to the national rugby sevens team after players masked off the 'Make it Kenya' logo from the ... Read more »