Kenya plans bid for 2016 Olympics

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    NAIROBI, Kenya — Kenya plans to bid for the 2016 Olympics and bring the games to Africa for the first time.

    “If Mexico could host it in 1968, and it was a poor country, why can’t we?” Sports Minister Ochillo Ayacko said Thursday. “We are serious about sports. We’re actually an Olympic tiger in the making. Participation includes hosting.”

    AP Article, courtesy ESPN

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