african cup of nationsGood news to all the soccer fans; Kenya has been given the go ahead to host the prestigious African Cup of Nations 2018.

According to supersport.com, the Football Federation of Kenya  has received the official communication from the organisers, Confederation Of African Football.

“Yes it is indeed true we have received an official confirmation letter from Caf who have handed us the rights to host the 2019 Chan in Kenya and this is definitely big news to the country just a few months after hosting the successful Cecafa tournament.” the source told the news site.

It was also revealed that the federation had already started preparing for the competitions.

“We have been busy visiting different venues to send over reports to Caf and as a federation we feel so much privileged and honoured to be considered for this great football showpiece.”