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First lady heightens preparations for London marathon

09 April 2014, 12:39

Nairobi - First lady Margaret Kenyatta has heightened preparations for the upcoming London marathon which takes place over the weekend.

Mrs Kenyatta arrived in London Tuesday to prepare for the marathon where she has also taken her Beyond Zero campaign.

The campaign aims to reduce poverty levels in the country through fund raising efforts.

She and her team will train all week as she aims to complete the course over the weekend.

President Uhuru Kenyatta will also be in London to boost the first lady's efforts to build her campaign.

Other top Kenyan athletes have also arrived in London in preparation for one of the world's best and highly followed marathons.

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