[PHOTOS] Nairobi residents watch World Cup final at Uhuru Park

The game watched by billions across the world saw Argentina win 4-2 on penalties.

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• Nairobi Governor Johnson Sakaja, his deputy Njoroge Muchiri, and Woman representative Esther Passaris were also present.

Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI

On Sunday, Nairobi residents gathered at the newly refurbished Uhuru Park to watch the World Cup finals.

The game watched by billions across the world saw Argentina win 4-2 on penalties.

Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI

The game also marked the end of the Nairobi Festival which has been ongoing at Uhuru Park for the past week.

Nairobi Governor Johnson Sakaja, his deputy Njoroge Muchiri, and Woman representative Esther Passaris were also present.

Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Members of the public converge at Uhuru park to watch the World Cup 2022 final match between France and Argentina during the Nairobi festival on December 18, 2022.
Image: WILFRED NYANGARESI
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