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Moi Stadium Kisumu set for a two-year facelift closure

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Moi Stadium Kisumu is set to be closed for two years to pave way for a facelift as revealed on Wednesday.

The facelift which is set to begin in June 2019, will first see a ground breaking ceremony by the County in the same month of June.

The cost of the facelift of Moi Stadium is estimated to cost 90M with the new changes being the construction of changing rooms.

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Moi Stadium which has been hosting Kenya premier League matches will see the matches be transferred to Jomo Kenyatta Stadium.

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The Stadium initially had a poor surrounding including the adjacent Kachok dumpsite which is still in the process of being cleared by the County.

Political rallies and crusades in the meantime will be put off to pave way for the facelift. This will be the best news to the residence of Kisumu County who are in love with football.

Alex Kiprop
News Moto sports correspondent. Catch up the latest results when they happen and as they happen, locally and international

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