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Athletes stretch during a training session on the training grounds in the town of Iten in western Kenya

Kenyan government asks athletics federation chiefs to quit over graft

The Kenyan government on Wednesday called for top officials in its athletics federation to step down after athletes stormed Athletics Kenya (AK) headquarters in Nairobi in protest over corruption and feeble efforts to tackle doping. AK officials have denied embezzling funds relating to a sponsorship deal with U.S. sports giant Nike, and say Kenya is doing its best to root out drug cheats despite …