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Acting for the Long Run – 11 June 2010 Kick Off!

Laikipia and Beyond Unity Cup football tournament kicks off on 11 June - Cameroon star, Samuel Eto'o, is patron

The inaugural Laikipia and Beyond Unity Cup (LUC) football tournament aims to create unity and understanding amongst the diverse communities of Laikipia, Kenya, and raise awareness of environmental issues amongst youth. Conceived by the Zeitz Foundation and sponsored by Safaricom, it is being organised in conjunction with the Laikipia Wildlife Forum. The LUC is under the patronage of Cameroon Football captain, Samuel Eto’o, who will attend the finals at the Nanyuki Municipal Stadium on 21 and 22 July 2010 accompanied by a former Cameroon captain, Roger Milla.

The LUC commences on 11 June 2010 with the first of four regional events at Nyakio Primary School, Lamuria, in Central Laikipia District. From 11 June to 9 July, the LUC and members of the Laikipia Wildlife Forum will host the regional events in Sosian, Uaso Nyiro, Kisima and Lamuria.

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