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The Nexus of Sports and Academics in Universities in Africa
(African Sport Management Association, 2011-12)
Participation In sports in African universities is essentially at two levels, that is, recreational and competitive. However, enrollment in sports at the universities is minimal due to structural, inter-personal, ...
TowardsUplifting the Standard of Athletic Performance by Universities in Kenya.
(Kenyatta University, 2013-11)
The benefits of sport to the individual participant and society are well known and widely recognized. Specifically, the social, psychological and health benefits of sport serve as a driving force for peoples' pursuit of ...
Popularization of Physical Education and Sports in Kenya's Schools
(Kenya Association of Educational Administration and Management (KAEAM), 2007)
More than three quarters of the population of Kenyan Youth spent most of their early life, up to teenage, attending school. Consequently, the school shoulders the noble responsibility of nurturing, positively influencing ...
Analysis of influences in soccer: the case of Kenya Science Teachers College
The purpose of this paper was to investigate the reasons why post-graduate students don't participate in structured sport and their leisure activities. Data was collected through questionnaires from 53 randomly selected ...
Status of gender equity in competitive sports in Uganda
(Department of sport science Kyambogo University, 2013)
The purpose of this study was to find out whether there was gender equity in competitive sports in Uganda. A cross sectional survey was conducted whereby a total of 350 respondents from 10 sports federations in Uganda ...
The Relevance of Physical Education and Sports in the Achievement of Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) in East Africa Region
(Makerere University, 2008)
In year 2000, 192 countries which are UN member states approved the eight (8) UN millennium Development Goals (MDGs). Four of these MDGs are extreme poverty eradication, diseases eradication, promotion of gender equality ...