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Published in SportsBusiness Daily Global on 06 / 27 / 16

Kenyan Premier League side Ulinzi Stars Chair Colonel  JS MWINYIKAI  has stepped down for his vice-Lieutenant Colonel ERICK OLOO  "after serving in the position for five years." Under Mwinyikai's leadership, Ulinzi "had three different sponsors, Metropolitan Insurance, UAP insurance ...

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