All Africa University Games to kick off Friday

By Buckley Fedha

Mozambique and Egypt were the first teams to arrive in the country for the 7th edition of the All Africa University Games set to kick off on Friday at the University of Nairobi.

Over 10 nations are expected to take part in the event which runs till the 18th of this month.

The university games will have twelve disciplines including soccer, basketball, swimming and athletics among others and all participating teams are expected to be in the country by Friday morning.

The events will be held at the University of Nairobi, the Kasarani stadium and Nyayo national stadium among other venues and are aimed at promoting sports and unity in Africa.