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31,270. Mau Mau – their goal was freedom from British rule. (England & Great Britain & Empire & Kenya) Jeremy Paxman, Empire V: Doing Good, BBC 2012
31,271. The authorities rounded up Mau Mau suspects thousands at a time herding them into vast internment camps. (England & Great Britain & Empire & Kenya) ibid.
78,113. Fifty years later Britain’s Kenya cover-up revealed. The Times
78,114. The ferocious Nandi bear – this beast reportedly roams the forests of western Kenya and is said to have an insatiable appetite. The existence of these creatures has been a hotly debated topic for over a century – is it a myth or a monster? (Kenya & Cryptozoology) Destination Truth s4e1
78,115. The creature has a muscular body, high shoulders and a powerful sloping back. (Kenya & Cryptozoology) ibid.
78,116. It is our belief that the Nandi bear seen today is a large hyena. (Kenya & Cryptozoology) ibid.
78,117. In the heart of Kenya’s stunning countryside a massive volcano called the Menengai Crater is the unexpected home of a reportedly intense paranormal presence. Destination Truth s4e6
78,118. The legend adds that the bodies of the dead were thrown into abyss as the fighting raged on. ibid.
78,119. Voices singing and a visible ball of light – that’s the craziest clash of stuff I’ve ever seen and heard in one place. ibid.
78,120. In September 2013, al-Shabab and al-Qaeda linked terrorist groups from Somalia attacked a shopping mall in neighbouring Kenya. (Kenya & Terrorism & Al Qaeda) More than a hundred security cameras recorded the attack which left 71 people dead. (Kenya & Terrorism & Al-Qaeda) Terror at the Mall: This World, BBC 2014
78,121. They had killed sixty-one including a dozen children and three pregnant women. (Kenya & Terrorism & Al Qaeda) ibid.
110,495. Kenyans risk 4 years’ prison for using plastic bags in world’s toughest ban. (Plastic & Kenya) Financial Times report 29th August 2017
112,058. By the time we completed it several of the contributors had been brutally murdered. (Gangstas: Kenya & Kenya) Ross Kemp on Gangs s4e4 & s4e5: Kenya, Sky 2008
112,059. ‘Hundreds of people including women and children have been killed in explosive riots across Kenya.’ (Gangstas: Kenya & Kenya & Riots) ibid. television news
112,060. The Mungiki have a reputation for using beheadings, skinnings and dismemberment as their chosen methods of execution … The Mungiki claim to have millions of members. (Gangstas: Kenya & Kenya & Riots) ibid.
112,061. When I met the leaders they were a slick outfit, they were very convincing … They are highly organised. (Gangstas: Kenya & Kenya) ibid.
112,062. The poverty is just shocking. (Gangstas: Kenya & Kenya) ibid.
112,063. I’ve come to meet the glue kids: these kids are addicted to solvents and they are just some of the 350,000 kids that are homeless in Kenya … That number is expected to increase dramatically … I was truly horrified. (Kenya & Addiction) ibid.
112,064. Mothers who are heavily addicted giving the glue bottle to their toddlers. (Kenya & Addiction) ibid.
113,980. Friday August 7th 1998: Two men in a delivery truck set off from a suburb of the Kenyan capital Nairobi. In the back, 1,600 pounds of explosives. 45 minutes later the truck pulls up at the rear entrance of the United States’ embassy … Over 200 were killed, thousands more were injured. (Terror & Kenya & Bomb) Peter Taylor, Age of Terror 4/4: War on the West
113,981. This is the story of unheeded warnings, missed opportunities, the slaughter of innocence. Osama bin Laden’s war on the West is the latest bloody chapter in the Age of Terror. (Terror & Kenya & Bomb) ibid.
120,966. Key evidence in a landmark legal settlement: in June this year the Foreign Secretary William Hague announced a £20 million compensation package for more than 5,000 victims of British brutality in Kenya during the colonial period. Document: 10/09/2013, BBC Radio 4
120,967. ‘By far and away the nastiest of all those campaigns.’ ibid. Historian
120,968. Three and a half tons of documents were destroyed in the run-up to independence. ibid.