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PostPosted: 01/07/2018, 10:18 pm    Post subject: enjoying a night out Reply with quote

By Ben Ochieng

NAIROBI Discount Mens Air Jordan 1 Retro High OG Wheat Golden Harvest , Oct. 16 (Xinhua) -- Former world women's middleweight boxing champion is now a mental wreck and has been eating from dustbins.

Conjestina Achieng', 35, who is now admitted at Avenue Health Care Hospital in Kisumu County, about 300km west of Nairobi, was taken to the facility by well wishers after her condition got worse and who also volunteered to foot her medical bills.

Fighting under the nick-name "Hands of Steel" , Achieng' is a two-time world champion who did not have a local match and had to be content with playing against fighters from outside Kenya, many of them from the U.S..

During a recent visit to the village, Xinhua was told of horrid tales about the extent of Achieng's mental retardation with only few people being about to recognize her.

"That is one woman I admired most," a passerby whispered as he walked past Achieng's homestead. "I liked her courage and confidence. Whenever she spoke, I felt truly a Kenyan."

Achieng's rise to stardom was one of sheer determination and a battle against the odds which catapulted her to cult figure status.

At 27 Air Jordan 1 Retro Wheat , most pugilists would ordinarily be planning to clear their desks, but that is when Achieng' got started.

She was Kenya's first genuine celebrity, managing to earn considerable media attention even though her earnings were nowhere near her acquired status.

Yet the champion found herself in no man's land: her rare talents and modest achievements were hallowed by most men but not women, or other pro-women groups.

"A role model? I would have exhausted all disciplines before I get down to boxing," one woman replied when asked about her impression of the boxer.

Achieng's talent commitment could have won her more belts and big money Air Jordan 1 High OG Wheat , but without the support from women, this talent headed to the wilderness.

Achieng's decision to join the ring was an afterthought; her sojourn in the ring had failed to yield.

She regularly suffered from pecuniary embarrassment, rent arrears; the kind of conditions not sufficient to add weight.

Achieng' was a great boxer, no doubt. What she needed were other two variables to complete the circuit if her dream of making it big were to be realized - promoter and manager and then the rest would follow.

However, Achieng' refused to say whether she had a manager or not. If she had Air Jordan 1 High Wheat , he must have been the lousy type who wanted to paint her picture as that of dire misery and deprivation.

If the strategy was to attract corporate sponsorship, it was dead on arrival. The corporate world does not give sponsorship to those who need it.

Rather they support those who warrant it. They are not willing to be identified with the topsy-turvy strugglers; it is not good for their image.

Last year, she was arrested after she assaulted and caused bodily harm to her landlord, but her case was dropped after they reached an out-of-court settlement.

Achieng' took to the ring in 2000 after she was inspired by her elder brother Joseph Kusimba who is a former boxer.

She made a professional debut in 2002 in Nairobi during after winning a four-round bout over fellow Kenyan Naomi Wanjiku.

LONDON, June 5 (Xinhua) -- An ethnic Chinese journalist is hailed a hero Monday after it was revealed he had used his martial arts skills to tackle two of the knife-wielding London terrorists Air Jordan 1 Wheat Pre Order , who attacked a pub doorman.

Geoff Ho, enjoying a night out at a bar, thought he was intervening in a brawl when he saw an attack taking place as they attacked pub doorman.

A video film showed him staggering away clutching his throat after he was stabbed in the neck.

Before realising he had been involved in the horrific act of terrorism around the London Bridge area, Ho said on his social media site: "Don't know whether it was stupid or noble to jump in and break up the fight outside the Southwark Tavern, but two a***s trying to do over the lone bouncer on the door isn't happening on my watch."

He was rushed to hospital by ambulance for emergency treatment Air Jordan 1 Wheat For Sale , but has been left unable to speak because of his serious injuries.

Ho, who works as business editor in London's national newspapers, the Sunday Express, is now in intensive care after being stabbed.

Ho tweeted Monday: "Thank you every one for the best wishes. I got out of surgery yesterday and am on the mend."

His own newspaper reported that Ho selflessly intervened as the knife-wielding terrorists attacked a bouncer in the doorway of the Southwark Tavern, in Southwark Street.

The Express said he was later seen walking calmly towards an ambulance escorted by a police officer holding a makeshift bandage to his neck.

Reports described Ho as a martial arts expert specialising in Kung Fu and Kickboxing.

Friends of the hero had worried about his safety when Ho appeared to go missing. Later Air Jordan 1s Wheat , one friend Isabelle Oderberg said on her social media site: "We have found Geoff. He is in intensive care."

Another friend Gary Robinson said: 'Geoff update is that he is stable but can't talk. He is a true hero. He took on the terrorists when three rushed in stabbing people, using his martial arts, he fought them off.

"One missed him, the other stabbed him in the throat (and possibly stomach). He was hurt protecting others."

Robinson added: "He is in intensive care but 'doing well' according to the doctor. Unbelievable bravery. God speed your recovery. Geoff Ho, proud to call you my friend."

Sunday Express editor Martin Townsend said: "Geoff Ho is an absolutely first class reporter and a fine and decent man and our thoughts are with him and his family at this time. We are all hoping and praying for a speedy recovery."

Ho's office is five minutes walk from London Bridge where Saturday night's terror attack happened.

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