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history and culture of Abakhero people of western Kenya

Crispinus Odhiambo Mukhule

history and culture of Abakhero people of western Kenya

by Crispinus Odhiambo Mukhule

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Published by Chrispinus Odhiambo Mukhule in Nairobi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

Statementby Crispinus Odhiambo Mukhule.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 158 p. ;
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22530801M
LC Control Number2008345083

colonialism and missionary to prove the effects of Western civilisation and culture on Africa. It concludes by putting forth viable options as a panacea for Africa to come out of its cultural logjam. It is a totality of people’s history, way of life, their expectations, their frustration, . Kenya has a moderate climate, much open space, and an abundance of wildlife that attracts people from all over the world. Modern transportation has made traveling in the country more convenient. It takes approximately 45 minutes by air and six hours by road to travel from the wild game parks to the Indian Ocean coast, which has many popular.

Since independence in , Kenya has survived nearly five decades as a functioning nation-state, with regular elections, its borders intact, and without experiencing war or military rule. However, Kenya's independence has always been circumscribed by its failure to transcend its colonial past: its governments have failed to achieve adequate living conditions for most of its citizens and its 4/5(1). Cushitic-speaking people from northern Africa moved into the area that is now Kenya beginning around B.C. Arab traders began frequenting the Kenyan coast around the first century. Kenya's proximity to the Arabian Peninsula invited colonization, and Arab and Persian settlements developed along the coast by the eighth century.

The western nations react by suspending their economic aid to Kenya claiming that Moi’s regime had violated human rights. The economy of Kenya is hard hit which forces Moi to accept muliti partism. Opposition parties are formed. Prior to election ethnic clashes emerge in the rift valley and over 2, people are killed. December 19 Culture. Kenya is a culturally diverse nation made up of different tribal groups, each with distinct languages, dress, music, and food. Some of the better known tribes include the coastal Swahili people and Maasai warriors in the wildlife rich grasslands. As much as a quarter of the population belongs to farming communities in the north.


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The History and Culture of Abakhero People Of Western Kenya Prof. Simiyu Wandibba – (Supervisor) Institute of African Studies, University of Nairobi, P.O. Box (GPO), NAIROBI, KENYA Mobile: + E-mail: [email protected] Major Chrispinus Odhiambo Mukhule – (Author) P.O.

Box (City Square), NAIROBI, KENYAAuthor: Simiyu Wandibba, Major Chrispinus Odhiambo Mukhule. Kisumu, on Lake Victoria, is the third-largest city and is also an important port. Two smaller cities of importance are Nakuru in the Eastern Rift Valley and Eldoret in western Kenya.

In the cities, most people live in modern apartment buildings. In the countryside, typical housing styles vary from tribe to tribe. The history and culture of Abakhero people of western Kenya.

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The political turbulence in the country deeply affected people's lives, testing their friendship, love and courage – and sometimes led to betrayal. Wrong's book on the rise and fall of Author: Pushpinder Khaneka. This is, perhaps, the most recognised book about Kenya and was made into a movie.

In the book, the author repeatedly fails to differentiate the country from the continent. She refers to Kenya as Africa throughout the book.

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The canon of Kenyan literature is one of the richest on the African continent, and Kenyan writers have played a decisive role in the promotion of African writing. They have also fostered a thriving local publishing scene which is slowly but surely winning young Kenyan writers the international exposure they deserve, as the success of the Storymoja Hay Festival reveals.

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