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6 years ago

Nairobi National Park Battle to Survive In The City

Fears are rife that Nairobi’s animals sanctuary will be reduced a zoo because of land pressure. Established by colonialists more than 60 years ago, the park was the first Kenya and in East Africa. However fears are growing that pressure on land, with the park now sandwiched between high end estates, might mean it’s a matter of time before it’s reduced to a zoo.

Sebastian the chimpanzee left fond memories among the many tourists who visited the park. Until he died 1999, aged nearly 50, the ape who had been shipped as a youngster from the Congo forest defined tourism  Continue reading ...


6 years ago

Function and Services Offered At The National Museums of Kenya

The National Museums of Kenya(NMK) is a State Corporation with the role of collecting,preserving,studying,documenting and presenting Kenya’s past and present cultural and natural heritage.This enhances knowledge,appreciation,respect and sustainable utilization of the resources for the benefit of Kenya and the whole world.National Museums of Kenya manages museums across Kenya together with gazette sites and monuments of national and international importance alongside with priceless collections of Kenya’s living cultural and natural heritage.

Heritage promotion,collection   Continue reading ...