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Kenyatta, Jomo (1893)

Christopher Riches and Jan Palmowski

in A Dictionary of Contemporary World History

Fourth edition

Published online September 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191802997

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A member of the Kikuyu ethnic group in central Kenya, his original name was Kamau wa Ngengi and Kenyatta was a nickname. He received some mission education, and was active in Nairobi politics from ...

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Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945)

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