Kenya bids to host African women's volleyball Olympic qualifiers

  • Kenya has bid to host the African women's volleyball Olympic qualifier tournament here in February, 2016.

    Kenya Volleyball Federation (KVF) president Waithaka Kioni on Thursday confirmed that Kenya will seek to stage the tournament, which they last did in 2008 prior to the Beijing Olympics.

    "We feel we have the right facility, fans and time to stage the competition," Kioni said Thursday in Nairobi. "We have since forwarded our request to Confederation of African Volleyball (CAVB) in Cairo." (Source: IANS)