Kenya seal Africa semi final slot

The Kenya Volleyball team who are the Africa defending champions picked their third straight victory at the ongoing Africa Cup of Nations in Yaounde Cameroon.

Malkia strikers posted a 3-0 (25-17, 25-15, 25-12) win over Democratic Republic of Congo as the tournament entered day 3 at Palais des Sports Hall in Yaoundé.

The win secured a semi finals position for Kenya who have now edged closer to a ticket to the World championships in Japan. Only two teams at the competition will qualify for the FIVB Wold finals in Japan.

Wisah scored 13 points for Kenya just one above her central team mate Atuka who scored 12 points. Congo’s Margot Mutshima contributed 8 points for her losing side.

Hosts Cameroon fought back after a good start to defeat Algeria 3-1(25-20, 25-9, 17-25, 25-10) in Pool A.

 

Felix Asoha

Felix Asoha is a journalist with 8yrs experience in both local and international media. Currently works at Biblia Husema and Truth FM in Nairobi. Formerly an editor at Pamoja FM in Kibera. Reports on Good governance, Security, Human Interest stories. Loves Sports and politics.

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