manyatta


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manyatta

(mænˈjætə)
n
(Human Geography) a settlement of Masai people characterized by a common fence
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The body of the deceased, who is yet to be identified, was retrieved at the banks of a stream in Manyatta Estate on Sunday morning.
Musyoka further ordered partial scrutiny of forms 37A and B from specified polling stations in Mbeere South, Runyenjes and Manyatta constituencies, according to complaints by the petitioner.
Styled to echo the circular motif of a traditional Masai manyatta, the Masai Mara Safari lodge blends international sophistication with raw African beauty, each with its own view of the famous Mara River.
Not many experiences are more memorable, as breakfast in the bush or a visit to a Manyatta or a traditional Maasai homestead, which lies just outside Mara Engai Wilderness Lodge.
And all those in Mathare, Mukuru, Kibera, Dunga Unuse, Bangladesh, Moroto, Nyalenda, Manyatta and other poor areas in Kenya who have been victims of extrajudicial killings at the hands of the police.
Already, the government had published advertised tenders for three major dams, Rupingazi that would serve Mbeere South, Thambana, which would supply Manyatta and Mbeti South, and Kamumu dam to serve parts of Mbeere North, added Water Cabinet Secretary Eugene Wamalwa.
She moved into his Masai manyatta and learnt to know the history, language and culture of the Masai people.
The selected markets were: Jubilee, Oile, Kondele, Kiboswa, Mamboleo, Dunga beach, Otonglo, Kibuye, Manyatta, and Nyamasaria.
In Kisumu, the capital of Nyanza Province, groups of young men setup roadblocks and began burning tires in the slum areas of Manyatta, Western Junction and Kondele.
Tourists are treated to traditional Maasai dances, as well as a tour of the village exhibiting a manyatta (clay home) and shown how to make a fire without modern means.
There were spectacular views across the Rift Valley looking down on the Manyatta (traditional Masai homesteads).
The actor-turned-politician was accompanied by wife Manyatta and Bhojpuri superstar Manoj Tewari in his first ever political rally.