Beijing Olympics and two-time World 1,500 metres champion Asbel Kiprop of Kenya has expressed disappointment at missing this weekend's World Relay Championships in Bahamas as he eyes a quick return at the Diamond League opener in Doha.
Athletics` world governing body has asked the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) to double the two-year doping ban handed out to Kenya`s Boston and Chicago marathon winner Rita Jeptoo, CAS said on its website (www.tas-cas.org) on Tuesday.
Nine Kenyan security officials from Garissa have been suspended and could face charges of criminal negligence over the massacre at the town`s university earlier this month, the government announced on Tuesday.
Former Central African Republic Presidents Francois Bozize and Michel Djotodia signed a peace agreement in the Kenyan capital Nairobi on Tuesday, despite their country`s transitional government and foreign partners dismissing the process.
The United Nations warned Kenyan authorities Tuesday that closing the world`s biggest refugee camp complex would have "extreme humanitarian and practical consequences" and would violate international law.