Nairobi City County’s Director, Sports Ms. Linet Boyani met with Sarah Achieng, 35, and Edith Solidad, 40 ahead of the World Boxing Foundation super lightweight title which will be held in Nairobi on 10th June 2023 at Charter Hall
This will be the first time the World Boxing Foundation title fight is held in Kenya and Africa.
Sarah Achieng’ is a holder of three World Boxing titles; World Boxing Association(WBA), Universal Boxing Organization (UBO), and Commonwealth.
“Nairobi City County Government is proud to be associated with this title fight as well as hosting this historic event. Supporting Sports is a key pillar in Governor Johnson Sakaja’s manifesto, which is very keen on promoting and nurturing sports talent in Nairobi County,” said Boyani
“Through sports, our youth will be able to support their respective families. It is also an avenue for keeping the youth out of drugs and crime.” added the Director