Deputy President Dr William Ruto has said the National Government will complete the construction of stadiums in the North Rift region within the next one year.
He said through the sports fund, Kipchoge Keino Stadiums in Nandi and Uasin Gishu and Kamariny Stadium in Elgeyo Marakwet will be completed to ensure youth can nurture and develop their talent.
“Let me also give the commitment of the government, that through the sports fund that is now available, in the next one year we will have completed the construction of stadiums in Kapsabet, Eldoret and Kamariny,”said Dr Ruto.
“We want to ensure our youth get the opportunity to develop their takent by availing the requisite infrastructure,”he added.
The Deputy President spoke when he presided over the National Cross Country trials at the Eldoret Sports Club in Uasin Gishu County.
Last month Sports CS Rashid Echesa visited Kamariny and Kipchoge Keino Stadiums where he put contractors on notice.