IAAF suspends AK President Isaiah Kiplagat, two others over corruption

30/11/2015 16:30

IAAF Ethics Commission has suspended Athletics Kenya President Isaiah Kiplagat, his vice president and a member of IAAF council member David Okeyo and former Treasurer Joseph Kinyua over corruption allegations.

In a statement, the Commission’s chair Michael Beloff said he had taken the decision “pursuant to powers conferred upon the Chairman by the IAAF Council on 26th November 2015.”

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“Each individual is provisionally suspended from any office or position in either Athletics Kenya or the IAAF which each presently holds and is precluded from assuming any new office or position in either organisation for a period of 180 days starting November 30.