Kenya: Equal Pay for Equal Play – Fight to Close Gap Continues

This being International Equal Pay Day, sports women across the globe are starkly reminded that while there have been numerous concerted efforts to change things, the compensation gap remains deep and far-reaching.

A quick Google search reveals that the 10 highest paid athletes over the last decade are all men, and so are the top 20 and the top 30. In fact, the first woman to appear on that list, tennis legend Serena Williams, is 40th.

Back home, a 2017 World Economic Forum report shows that a…

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