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Kenya’s Meshack Kemboi is ready for 2017 World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad

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Meshak Kemboi says he is eyeing victory in this year World Youth under 16 chess Olympiad

The Kenya’s junior chess star, Meshack Kemboi, is now ready for victory in World Youth under 16 chess Olympiad organized by The All India Chess Federation set to take place in Ahmedabad, India from 10th to 20th December 2017.

Kemboi told the Africa Classifieds that he doesn’t believe  in lossing the game but always  determined for victory.

The optimistic student and chess player acknowledged the power of the challenges from his national and international opponents to be the sharpener for his victory in the chess game.

The form three student of St. Patrick’s High School Iten has done well in the past 11 tournaments since the year 2015 when he was introduced to Chess, his coach Shem Vilembwa attests.

Vilembwa who is an international chess coach currently based in the national school in the high altitude Iten, Rift valley Kenya wonders how Meshack has harassed him severally on the chess board during trials in the school.

 

St. Patricks High School Chess coach, Shem Vilembwa. He wonders how Meshack has challenged him severally during chess trials in the school.

“Meshack understands the game simply and fast, he is doing very well. I have played with him several games and I have lost the games so I didn’t understand what I was dealing with. I didn’t know that I was dealing with a national star,” Vilembwa said.

Meshack topped Iten annual tournament and become overall second in the Rift Valley Championship finals for students in Alliance High School.

The team Kenya chess player also challenged his counterparts from over 10 countries in Africa to take position two in the Africa zone 4.2 championships recently held in Mombasa Kenya.

Meshack Kemboi was among other heroes celebrated by Elgeyo Marakwet County government during the 2017 heroes day fete in Kenya that took place on 20th of November, 2017. The county government gave him an air ticket to India to participate in the Olympiad.

Peter Kenda

Peter Kipkoech Kenda is an all-around professional in Kenya with a
long-term focus on journalism. He thinks in terms of results and
objectives; all with an insatiable hunger for excellence. Peter is a
proactive professional who always looks for positive ways to inspire and
engage with his superiors, sources, and audience.

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Purple Go says all lacking individuals at Riverside assault situated

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The Kenya Purple Go has stated all other folks reported lacking within the DusitD2 Resort complicated assault were accounted for.

Officers stated they won 94 stories of lacking other folks and that every one were situated by means of Thursday midday.

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Resort misplaced four staff in terror assault, to stay closed

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Addressing newshounds at Villa Rosa Kempinski on Thursday, the resort’s Normal Supervisor Michael Metaxas mentioned the ability would stay closed till additional understand as visitors had been transferred to within reach amenities/CFM NEWS

NAIROBI, Kenya, Jan 17-The control of the dusitD2 resort has mentioned that 4 of staff misplaced their lives whilst 3 others are admitted to clinic out of the 100 who the place on accountability that day.

The 4 staff are amongst 21 individuals who died when 5 terrorists blasted their manner into 14 Riverside Force in Nairobi, in what has uncovered the rustic’s safety gaps, coming six years after the Westgate assault that claimed 67 lives.

Addressing newshounds at Villa Rosa Kempinski on Thursday, the resort’s Normal Supervisor Michael Metaxas mentioned the ability would stay closed till additional understand as visitors had been transferred to within reach amenities.

“This tragic incident has introduced such a lot grief and sorrow to the 14 Riverside neighborhood, dusitD2 circle of relatives and our liked nation Kenya. We will ascertain that 4 of our staff sadly misplaced their lives and 3 are admitted in clinic receiving remedy. Our prayers are with them and we will be able to make certain that all of the households affected gets our complete beef up all the way through those tricky occasions,” he mentioned.

Metaxas then again mentioned they’d reconsider the safety of all the premises, after police conclude their investigations and handover the ability.

The unlucky incident claimed 21 lives amongst them a police officer who succumbed to accidents whilst present process remedy.

Police have been combing the advanced Thursday as a part of investigations to resolve how the fear assault used to be deliberate and completed.

Some of the attackers blew himself up on arrival whilst 4 have been shot useless by way of police all the way through a 20-hour siege that ended Wednesday morning, in keeping with Inspector Normal of Police Joseph Boinnet.

To this point all of the 94 circumstances of people that reported lacking after the assault had been accounted for.

The Crimson Go in a observation on Thursday mentioned that they had now launched into counselling survivors and the relations of the 21 individuals who have been killed.

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For this reason ‘Churchill Display’ received’t be aired this week – Nairobi Information

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Fashionable comedy TV display, Churchill Display, has postponed its first reside recording of 2019 because of the phobia assault which took place on Tuesday on the 14 Riverside Pressure.

In a press release the Churchill Display, which airs each and every Sunday evening on NTV mentioned that the recording which was once to happen on Thursday evening have been driven to subsequent week.

“In cohesion with fellow Kenyans. Following the Dusit assault we hereby delay our first reside recording to subsequent week Thursday, 24th Jan. Sorry for any inconvenience led to by means of this. See you subsequent week at Carnivore,” a part of the observation learn.

SAFELY EVACUATED

The recording for the display, which is hosted by means of Daniel Ndambuki aka Churchill, was once intended to happen on the Carnivore Eating place in Nairobi starting 8pm.

The assault has a ways claimed over 20 lives.

Purple Move Secretary Basic, Abbas Gullet, on Wednesday mentioned that greater than 700 other folks have been safely evacuated from the scene of crime.

Mr Gullet additionally mentioned that each one the ones stuck up within the assault have been accounted for following the tragic incident.

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