By JOHN KAMAUWhen the story of the search for justice for Mau Mau
freedom fighters is finally written, former colonial district officer John Cato Nottingham who was buried on Friday will always feature.
Five people were charged in Turkana on Monday with defrauding residents by claiming to be members of the Mau Mau
One of the troupes striving to empower Africans is Mau Mau
Collective and their only weapon is art.
You will see this fox around several parts of the world where Mau Mau
has travelled, most recently at Chicago's Vertical Gallery (whilst also painting a few local walls and dumpsters).
Huttenbach's book is the latest addition to the literature on the Mau Mau
Rebellion, an episode in African history that has been widely explored through memoirs and academic research.
The Boy Is Gone: Conversations with a Mau Mau
The role of archival evidence was pivotal in telling the stories of the Mau Mau
emergency in Kenya; the displacement of people from Diego Garcia; and the assassination of Patrice Lumumba in DRCongo, to give but three examples.
The first three chapters provide the reader with a brief background to the Mau Mau
Rebellion and colonial education woven together with a memoir of the author's time as a high school teacher in Kenya before and after that country's independence.
This is what evolved into the Mau Mau
Movement, and in 1952, Jomo Kenyatta, the current Kenyan President's Father, was sentenced to seven years imprisonment for his involvement with the Mau Mau
The Kikuyu's continued unease with colonial rule, which brought increasing economic deprivation, ultimately led to the notorious Mau Mau
Uprising of 1952-60, in which British military personnel tortured Kikuyu and other Kenyans.
This research examines the work of artists from Nairobi and Mombasa in the group, Ukoo Flani Mau Mau
as a case study.
How can the Supreme Court vote in the Government's favour, saying veterans claims were out of time then give compensation to the Mau Mau