Paul Tergat new Olympics Committee President

Paul Tergat new Olympics Committee President

Two time Olympic silver medalist Paul Tergat has taken over as the new National Olympic Committee of Kenya president.

This after the incumbent Kipchoge Keino failed to formalize his bid for reelection in the May 5 election.

The announcement was officially released today as the race for the person responsible to take over the top seat was taking its dramatic late twist leading to an end of Kipchoge Keino’s reign which has lasted for nearly two decades.

Under Keino, NOCK has been in a turmoil since the last years Rio de Janeiro Olympics in Brazil with high ranking officials charged with theft after the money and sports kits went missing in the buildups of the games.