December 9, 2023: Top news events to look out for today

Saturday, December 9th, 2023 08:23 | By
December 9, 2023: Top news events to look out for today
Tension mounts as Gor Mahia prepares for pivotal clash against Nzoia Sugar. PHOTO/Print

Here is what you need to know to get up to speed with today's happenings.


The Football Kenya Federation (FKF) Premier League enters game week 14 with matches spread from Saturday, December 9, to Monday, December 11, 2023, when a catch-up match between Bidcco FC and Tusker FC will be played.

League champions Gor Mahia are keen to secure victory against Nzoia Sugar at the Raila Odinga stadium in Homa Bay to open up a five-point lead at the top of the league table.

Although Gor Mahia are on 27 points, Nzoia who are sitting second from the bottom with nine points may still have the decisive say on where the points head later in the afternoon.

In other matches today, third-placed KCB, who shared points in their last game against Shabana, will entertain FC Talanta.

Murang’a Seal seek to find marginal gains after three straight defeats as they host Ulinzi Stars, while Nairobi City will strive to make it two wins out of two against Bandari.

CAF Champions League

TotalEnergies CAF Champions League which entered third game week on Friday continues.

Today’s fixtures feature four matches including:

Jwaneng Galaxy vs ASEC Mimosas

Nouadhibou vs TP Mazembe

Wydad vs Simba

Hope vs Petro de Luanda


Today marks three days to the 2023 United Nations Climate Change Conference (UNFCCC) more commonly referred to as the Conference of the Parties (COP28) climax.

The 28th United Nations Climate Change Conference kicked off on November 30 and will run until December 12, 2023, at Expo City, Dubai.

The bots were in disarray after reports that Kenya ferried a delegation of over 750 personnel claims that State House spokesperson Hussein Mohamed quickly countered.

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