Seline Okumu and Betty Kananu will be making an emotional return to Mombasa when Equity Banks takes on Kenya Ports Authority in the National Classic basketball league play offs on Wednesday.
County health executive Rachel Okumu said that the hospital has the problem of patients sneaking away without paying bills.
This comes barely a month after ODM leader Raila Odinga stopped the removal of two party members from their leadership positions in the county assembly There was a plot to replace Minority Leader Elias Okumu and Minority Whip Peter Imwatok with Highrise MCA Kennedy Oyugi and Lower Savanna MCA Nicholas Okumu respectively.
Skipper Joseph “Crouch” Okumu said they are determined to qualify for the continental showpiece and emulate the senior team Harambee Stars who are on the brink of returning to the Africa Cup of Nations after a 15-year absence.
The introduction of Seline Okumu for Akinyi with four minutes to the end of the first quarter saw her make four quick points to ensure the scores stood at 17-10 at the end of the first quarter.
Kariobangi Sharks forward Sydney Lokale could start ahead of KCB’s Chrispinus Onyango with USA-based Joseph “Crouch” Okumu captaining the side from defence.
Among the players likely to be rested include defender and skipper Joseph Okumu who picked up an ankle knock in the first leg and Kimanzi might be tempted to rest him for either Mike Kibwage or Ogutu.
Already, the team’s skipper Joseph Okumu and speedy winger Ovella Ochieng boast of several appearances in the senior team and their contribution against Mauritius caught the eye of Migne, who heaped praises on them and a few others whom he did not disclose their identities.
Smith Okumu knew he owed his Nemostars teammates and fans a big performance and he chose the right moment to remind everyone what a talent he is.
“Some of them are interesting, Ovella (Ochieng’) already showed us some of his qualities, Okumu (Joseph) has something in terms of maturity and maybe he will compete in defence but I don’t want to speak on individuality, I already challenged them to be consistent if they have to be promoted to the senior team,” added Migne.