Kenyatimeline Essay

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1000 BC Many different types of African people started to settle in Kenya.

5000B.C. The first great civilization in Africa began in the Nile Valley.

700 AD The Arab’s established coastal settlements.

1500-1700 The Portuguese ruled all of the coastal area.

1895 Kenya became a colony of Britain.

1901 Britain completed a railroad in between Mombassa and Lake Victoria.

1950 Nairobi became the capital of Kenya.

1920’s The Europeans controlled all of Kenya’s government.

1929 Jomo Kenyatta went to Great Britain to argue for Kenya’s freedom.

1940 Kenyans began a movement against British rule.
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