The government has set aside Sh600 million to improve Kenyatta University hostels to be used during the IAAF world under 18 championship set for June 2017.
According to sports CS Hassan Wario , the money will an addition to the Sh2 billion already put in place to transform the hostels into five-star hotels.
Wario added that the funds have already been released awaiting procurement procedures.
“I shall seek the help from education ministry to boost renovations at Kenyatta University to make it a world-class athletes training center,” the-star.co.ke.
Other developments to be done ahead of the games include a modern running track that will be put in place and a borehole to be dug in the venue.
Another venue,the Moi Stadium will also be renovated.