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Reflecting on 50 Years of Kenyan Independence

Thursday will mark 50 years since Kenya gained independence from Britain. As the nation celebrates half a century of self-rule, Kenyans are reflecting on how their country has changed.   Frederic Njenga was born in 1963, the year his country emerged from decades of colonial rule. He is an entrepreneur and runs a butcher's shop on the outskirts of Nairobi.   His parents, like many Kenyans with high hopes for a country that won hard-fought independence, wanted their son to...

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