today's Pick
Kiprotich not involved in an accidentPublish Date: Mar 31, 2014
Kiprotich not involved in an accident
  • mail
  • img
Gold medalist Stephen Kiprotich
newvision

By Vision reporter

Reports that double World and Olympic Marathon gold medalist Stephen Kiprotich was involved in an accident last night are not true.

UAAF's Beatrice Ayikoru clarified that Kiprotich is okay.  “Somebody's playing a Fool’s Day on people,” she said.

Reports on social media last night indicated all was not well with Kiprotich.

UAF officials Domenic Otuchet and Godfrey Nuwagaba also confirmed they had talked to Kiprotich and all was well. " I think somebody got their calendar wrong and thought it was April 1, " Nuwagaba said..

 

The statements, comments, or opinions expressed through the use of New Vision Online are those of their respective authors, who are solely responsible for them, and do not necessarily represent the views held by the staff and management of New Vision Online.

New Vision Online reserves the right to moderate, publish or delete a post without warning or consultation with the author.Find out why we moderate comments. For any questions please contact digital@newvision.co.ug

  • mail
  • img
blog comments powered by Disqus
Also In This Section
Lwakataka remanded on murder charges
POPULAR rally driver, Ponsiono Lwakataka (38) has been remanded to Kalisizo Central Government Prison after nine counts of murder charges were read against him before the Rakai Grade 1 magistrate...
Government assures tourists on security
GEN. Aronda Nyakairima, the minister for internal affairs, said the tribal clashes that caused tension in the Rwenzori region earlier this month have since ended...
A French lawyer said he had lodged a complaint at the International Criminal Court on behalf of the Palestinian justice minister accusing the Israeli army of "war crimes"...
South Africa to host 2016 AIDS conference
South Africa''s port city of Durban will host the 21st International AIDS Conference in 2016, marking the forum''s return to Africa after 16 years....
8 pupils struck dead by lightning in Bushenyi
THE shocking incident happened at 4:45 PM during a simple drizzle, as the pupils were in class for evening lessons at the school...
Makerere agrees to clear staff allowances
Makerere University has agreed to pay staff allowance arrears for the month of May, amounting to sh3.7b....
Should government review powers of kings?
Yes
No
Can't Say
follow us
subscribe to our news letter