Kenya

KenyanRepublic of KenyaKEN Kenya British East AfricaKE Kenya, East AfricaAfricaBenin, Togo, South AfricaBritish East Africa Protectorate
Kenya, officially the Republic of Kenya (Jamhuri ya Kenya), is a country in Africa with 47 semiautonomous counties governed by elected governors.wikipedia
22,433 Related Articles

Nairobi

Nairobi, KenyaNairobi AreaNairobi Province
Kenya's capital and largest city is Nairobi while its oldest city and first capital is the coastal city of Mombasa.
Nairobi is the capital and the largest city of Kenya.

Mombasa

Mombasa, KenyaMombassaMombassa, Kenya
Kenya's capital and largest city is Nairobi while its oldest city and first capital is the coastal city of Mombasa.
Mombasa (, also ) is a coastal city of Kenya along the Indian Ocean.

Somalia

SomaliFederal Republic of SomaliaSOM
Kenya is bordered by South Sudan to the North West, Ethiopia to the North, Somalia to the East, Uganda to the West, Tanzania to the South and the Indian Ocean to the South-East.
It is bordered by Ethiopia to the west, the Gulf of Aden to the north, the Guardafui Channel and Somali Sea to the east, and Kenya to the southwest.

South Sudan

Southern SudanRepublic of South SudanSouth Sudanese
Kenya is bordered by South Sudan to the North West, Ethiopia to the North, Somalia to the East, Uganda to the West, Tanzania to the South and the Indian Ocean to the South-East.
South Sudan is bordered by Sudan to the north, Ethiopia to the east, Kenya to the southeast, Uganda to the south, the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the southwest and the Central African Republic to the west.

Uganda

UgandanRepublic of UgandaUGA
Kenya is bordered by South Sudan to the North West, Ethiopia to the North, Somalia to the East, Uganda to the West, Tanzania to the South and the Indian Ocean to the South-East.
It is bordered to the east by Kenya, to the north by South Sudan, to the west by the Democratic Republic of the Congo, to the south-west by Rwanda, and to the south by Tanzania.

Ethiopia

EthiopianAbyssiniaFederal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia
Kenya is bordered by South Sudan to the North West, Ethiopia to the North, Somalia to the East, Uganda to the West, Tanzania to the South and the Indian Ocean to the South-East.
It shares borders with Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, the de facto state of Somaliland and Somalia to the east, Kenya to the south, South Sudan to the west and Sudan to the northwest.

Kisumu

Kisumu, KenyaKisumu CityKisumi
Kisumu City is the third largest city and also an inland port on Lake Victoria.
Kisumu serves as the capital city of Kisumu County, Kenya.

Tanzania

TanzanianUnited Republic of TanzaniaRepublic of Tanzania
Kenya is bordered by South Sudan to the North West, Ethiopia to the North, Somalia to the East, Uganda to the West, Tanzania to the South and the Indian Ocean to the South-East.
It borders Uganda to the north; Kenya to the northeast; Comoro Islands at the Indian Ocean to the east; Mozambique and Malawi to the south; Zambia to the southwest; and Rwanda, Burundi, and the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the west.

Eldoret

Eldoret, KenyaEldoret KenyaEldoret Town
Other important urban centres include Nakuru and Eldoret.
Eldoret is a principal city in the Rift Valley region of Kenya and the fifth largest in the country.

Economy of Kenya

Kenya EconomyKenyaKenya's economy
Kenya's economy is the largest in eastern and central Africa.
As of 2019, Kenya had an estimated GDP of $99.246 billion and per capita GDP of $2,010 making it the 62nd largest economy in the world.

Constitution of Kenya

constitution2010 ConstitutionKenyan Constitution
The current constitution was adopted in 2010 to replace the 1963 independence constitution.
The Constitution of Kenya is the supreme law of the Republic of Kenya.

Mount Kenya

Mt. KenyaBatianMt Kenya
The Republic of Kenya is named after Mount Kenya.
Mount Kenya is the highest mountain in Kenya and the second-highest in Africa, after Kilimanjaro.

East African Community

EACEast African Community AffairsEast African
Kenya is a member of the East African Community trade bloc, though some international trade organisations categorise it as part of the Greater Horn of Africa.
The East African Community (EAC) is an intergovernmental organization composed of six countries in the African Great Lakes region in eastern Africa: Burundi, Kenya, Rwanda, South Sudan, Tanzania, and Uganda.

Lake Turkana

Lake RudolfTurkanaLake Rudolph
Recent findings near Lake Turkana indicate that hominids such as Homo habilis (1.8 and 2.5 million years ago) and Homo erectus (1.9 million to 350,000 years ago) are possible direct ancestors of modern Homo sapiens, and lived in Kenya in the Pleistocene epoch.
Lake Turkana, formerly known as Lake Rudolf, is a lake in the Kenyan Rift Valley, in northern Kenya, with its far northern end crossing into Ethiopia.

Richard Leakey

RichardRichard E. LeakeyLeakey, R.
During excavations at Lake Turkana in 1984, paleoanthropologist Richard Leakey assisted by Kamoya Kimeu discovered the Turkana Boy, a 1.6-million-year-old fossil belonging to Homo erectus.
Richard Erskine Frere Leakey FRS (born 19 December 1944) is a Kenyan paleoanthropologist, conservationist, and politician.

Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa

COMESACommon Market of East and Southern AfricaCommon Market for East and Southern Africa
Kenya is a member of United Nations, World Bank, International Monetary Fund, COMESA, International Criminal Court and other international organisations.
Nine of the member states formed a free trade area in 2000 (Djibouti, Egypt, Kenya, Madagascar, Malawi, Mauritius, Sudan, Zambia and Zimbabwe), with Rwanda and Burundi joining the FTA in 2004, the Comoros and Libya in 2006, Seychelles in 2009 and Tunisia and Somalia in 2018.

Maasai people

MaasaiMasaiMaasai tribe
Nilotic groups in Kenya include the Kalenjin, Samburu, Luo, Turkana, Maasai.
The Maasai are a Nilotic largest group inhabiting northern, central and southern Kenya and northern Tanzania.

Kikuyu people

KikuyuAgikuyuGikuyu
Bantu groups in Kenya include the Kikuyu, Luhya, Kamba, Kisii, Meru, Kuria, Aembu, Ambeere, Wadawida-Watuweta, Wapokomo and Mijikenda among others.
The Kikuyu (also Agĩkuyu/Gikuyu) is the largest ethnic group in Kenya.

Kenya Colony

KenyaBritish KenyaColony of Kenya
The modern-day Kenya emerged from a protectorate established by the British Empire in 1895 and the subsequent Kenya Colony, which began in 1920.
The colony came to an end in 1963 when a black majority government was elected for the first time and eventually declared independence as Kenya.

Louis Leakey

LouisLeakey FoundationL. S. B. Leakey
Previous research on early hominids is particularly identified with Mary Leakey and Louis Leakey, who were responsible for the preliminary archaeological research at Olorgesailie and Hyrax Hill.
Louis's parents, Harry (1868–1940) and Mary (May) Bazett Leakey (died 1948), were Church of England missionaries in British East Africa (now Kenya).

Hyrax Hill

Previous research on early hominids is particularly identified with Mary Leakey and Louis Leakey, who were responsible for the preliminary archaeological research at Olorgesailie and Hyrax Hill.
Hyrax Hill is a prehistoric site near Nakuru in the Rift Valley province of Kenya.

Kamba people

KambaAkambaUkambani
Bantu groups in Kenya include the Kikuyu, Luhya, Kamba, Kisii, Meru, Kuria, Aembu, Ambeere, Wadawida-Watuweta, Wapokomo and Mijikenda among others.
The Kamba or Akamba people are a Bantu ethnic group - or tribe - who live in the eastern and south eastern areas of Kenya, formerly Eastern Province of Kenya stretching east from Nairobi to Tsavo and north up to Embu, Kenya.

Luhya people

LuhyaLuhya nationAbaluhya
Bantu groups in Kenya include the Kikuyu, Luhya, Kamba, Kisii, Meru, Kuria, Aembu, Ambeere, Wadawida-Watuweta, Wapokomo and Mijikenda among others.
The Luhya (also known as Abaluyia or Luyia) are a Bantu ethnic group in Kenya.

Samburu people

SamburuSambur
Nilotic groups in Kenya include the Kalenjin, Samburu, Luo, Turkana, Maasai.
The Samburu are a Nilotic people of north-central Kenya.

Turkana people

Turkanaclad (or unclad) à la Turkana custom
Nilotic groups in Kenya include the Kalenjin, Samburu, Luo, Turkana, Maasai.
The Turkana are a Nilotic people native to the Turkana County in northwest Kenya, a semi-arid climate region bordering Lake Turkana in the east, Pokot, Rendille and Samburu people to the south, Uganda to the west, and South Sudan and Ethiopia to the north.