CS Ababu Namwamba delighted with motorsports trajectory in Kenya

Kenya: The cabinet Secretary of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, Ababu Namwamba, attended the final day of the RX Motorsports in Kasarani, Nairobi. The event took place in the afternoon of Sunday, November 19, 2023.

During the final day of the RX Motorsports, he reflected on the trajectory that the motorsports in the country were taking. The Cabinet Secretary shared some glimpses from the final day of the event. He was delighted to announce that the initiative is playing an important role in nurturing young drivers.


“There is no doubt that motorsport is on the up. We must continue to raise the bar because we cannot be hosting the WRC Safari Rally without a strong national championship,” remarked the Cabinet Secretary, who likened the situation to climbing a tree from the branches.

“We must have a robust, competitive, sustainable national championship. Sports is about fans. We want to see people out here, families having fun, enjoying the thrill of a great weekend out,” he quipped.

Cabinet Secretary of the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports Ababu Namwamba urged the organizers to continue investing in talent development at young age. The politician and public servant has been working hard to promote and encourage the talented youth of Kenya.

Cabinet Secretary Namwamba was extremely happy to be a part of the motorsports experience and delivered brief remarks the event.

“I’ve seen incredible young talent all around the RX. We have a strong pipeline, a conveyor belt of really talented juniors. Continue to nurture these gems for a better tomorrow.”

We want to see our motorsports back in the big league. We are delighted that the rally is back to Easter weekend and I have no doubt we are going to have an incredible Easter. 


He announced to the people of Kenya that the ministry will get the support of the Government and President William Ruto, across all levels of Government.