Kenya athletics chiefs provisionally suspended by IAAF commission

President Isaiah Kiplagat and two other Kenya Athletics officials have been provisionally suspended for 180 days by the Ethics Commission of the IAAF.

Athletics’ world governing body is looking into allegations of “subversion” of the anti-doping process in Kenya and “improper diversion” of funds received from Nike.

Athletics Kenya Vice-President David Okeyo and Ex-Treasurer Joseph Kinyua have also been provisionally suspended.

Their suspensions begin immediately.

The IAAF is also investigating Kiplagat in relation to alleged receipt of an apparent gift of two motor vehicles from the Qatar Association of Athletics Federation in the period 2014-2015.

Read more at: http://www.bbc.com/sport/athletics/34967801

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