Elusive Justice: The Maasai Contestation of Land Appropriation in Kenya: A Historical and Contemporary Perspective

@inproceedings{Koissaba2016ElusiveJT,
  title={Elusive Justice: The Maasai Contestation of Land Appropriation in Kenya: A Historical and Contemporary Perspective},
  author={Ben Ole Koissaba},
  year={2016}
}
The arrival of the colonialists in Africa in the late 1800s and the beginning of the 1900s ushered in new and devastating century-long governance and economic systems that were not in tandem with the indigenous systems. From the advent of colonialism till today, this has characterized African colonial history as one that has infringed on the rights of the Native communities in Kenya. The most affected indigenous community was the Maasai, who prior to that roamed the plains of East Africa’ in… CONTINUE READING