Harambee Stars, the national Football team will depart today to face Black Stars of Ghana in their last match of 2019 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier in Accra, Ghana.
With Football Kenya Federation (FKF) confirmed that the government has released Sh25 million for Harambee Stars trip to Ghana.
Stars leads pool F on 7 points, one ahead of Ghana with the money, which is part of the Sh244 million approved budget for preparing the team for the Cup of Nations finals set for Egypt in June, hit FKF’s account on Tuesday evening.
“The remainder of the money will be transferred to the federation this Friday,” FKF communication officer Barry Otieno confirmed.
The two nations have already qualified for the 24-team competition that goes down in Egypt from June 21 to July 19.