KPL teams raid Western Stima following withdrawal of sponsorship

Kenya Premier League (KPL) teams have taken advantage of the lack of shirt sponsorship at Western Stima to raid their players, a move that risks their competitiveness.

Their main sponsors, Kenya Power and Lightning Company (KPLC) terminated its contract with their teams; Nairobi Stima, Coast Stima and Western Stima, leaving the teams on the brink of being dissolved. Western Stima plays in the KPL while Coast and Nairobi Stima play in the second-tier league, National Super League (NSL).

Wazito FC has signed goalkeeper Stephen Odhiambo, defender Maurice Ojuang and midfielders Fidel Origa and Clifford Omondi.

Gor Mahia has signed goalkeeper Samuel Njau, midfielder Sydney Ochieng and striker Benson Omalla.

KCB have signed striker Henry Onyango.

Posta Rangers completed the signature of defender Salim Odeka.


To cap the raid at Western Stima is Wazito who signed their coach, Salim Babu as Fred Ambani’s assistant.


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