On Monday, January 13, 2023, Cleophas Malalah, the former senator for Kakamega County, unveiled the updated Cleo Malalah Super Cup.
Malalah announced that all six counties from the Western region will be represented in the event for the first time since he started it.
“Today, we announce that the Cleo Malalah Super Cup will be played in the entire Western region.
“All five counties including Trans Nzoia, Bungoma, Kakamega, Vihiga, and Busia will feature. It will be played in 38 constituencies and all our wards,” revealed Malalah.
Malalah also added that Ksh6,000,000 would be up for grabs.
“This tournament will be the first in East and Central Africa to award the winner Ksh3,000,000 in prize money.”
“The runner-up will receive Ksh1,500,000 while the third and fourth-placed teams will pocket Ksh1,000,000 and Ksh500,000 respectively,” Malalah explained.
“Rift Valley is known for producing brilliant runners, and their leaders are nurturing athletic talents.
“So, it is our responsibility as the leaders from the Western region to promote football talents and we are going to do just that,” he ended.