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Kosgei smashes world marathon record after sixteen years

It was yet another day of glory as Kenyan athletes Brigid Kosgei and Lawrence Cherono bagged double gold during the 2019 edition of the Chicago marathon on Sunday .Kosgei smashed the sixteen year old world record by setting a new time of 2:14.04  ending Paula Radcliff's long reign on the record throne. Lawrence Cherono...

Safaricom changes MPESA Logo in honour of Eliud Kipchoge

Safaricom  has announced a raft of measures to support Eliud Kipchoge in his challenge to become the first ever athlete to run a full marathon in under 2 hours. This includes a partnership with Kipchoge that will see the world-renowned athlete become M-PESA’s brand ambassador, where he will champion the service’s capability of empowering Kenyans to send and receive money both in the...


We are looking for community coaches and Community sports organizations that have consistently worked hard to support the technical development of young talents across the Magharibi Region.  The Magharibi Michezo Awards Nomination's Academy would like to identify and nominate such organizations, individuals or teams for recognition, appreciation and celebration at this year's Gala set for 23rd December.

MMA donates Balls and Uniforms to community coaches

The Magharibi Michezo Awards team has donated a set of uniforms to Busia Ready Bee Youth football club as part of the initiative’s legacy program. Every year, the MMA team recognizes and rewards community heroes who have over the years dedicated their time and resources in mentoring young players. In addition, selected coaches receive advanced training on best youth development coaching practices. In 2017, the...


Former Kenyan rugby international Innocent Simiyu has kicked off the 2019 Magharibi Michezo Awards sponsorship with 50,000 shillings contribution towards this year's event set for 23rd of December. Simiyu, who coached the Kenya Sevens squad between 2016 and 2018 has together with his brothers Victor Sudi and Nato Simiyu committed to support the development of rugby in the Magharibi region in line with the...

2019 Magharibi Michezo Awards set for 23rd December

2019 Magharibi Michezo Awards set for 23rd December

Friends of Magharibi Michezo Awards Raise Kshs.2.1 Million

The 2019 Edition of the Magharibi Michezo Awards promises to be bigger and better as more stakeholders have joined the annual initiative now on its 7th year . Started in 2013 by a team of passionate sports lovers from Western Kenya ,The Magharibi Michezo Awards has grown to become one of Kenya's annual signature event that recognizes, rewards, supports and more importantly develops sports excellence in the region. Through ...

Magharibi Star Chepchumba named the best in Africa

Kenya Pipeline earlier this year in March 2019 retained their Africa Bronze medal after edging out Algeria's GSP 3-0 during the Africa Volleyball Club Championships in Cairo Egypt. This was the 4th Bronze for the former African Champions who have also previously won six African crowns. Despite failing to make it to the finals that was won by defending champions Al...

2018 Magharibi Michezo Awards winners

Below is the list of 2018  Magharibi Michezo Awards winners Basketball Men's player of the year - Martin Kitongo KPA Women's player of the year - Selina Okumu Equity  Football Farouk Shikhalo - Bandari Rugby Player of the Year - George Nyambua (Kabras) Most Promising Player - Ephraim Oduor - Kabras Hockey Men Player of the Year - George Mutiru - Butali Women player of the year - Cynthia Waluchio...

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