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1

Which main British guy did stuff in east Africa

Mackinnon

2

WHAT church did mackinnon found in Kenya

THE free Church of Scotland East African Scottish mission
1891

3

Germán east Africa company

Founded by Karl Peters in 1884

4

Which came first company or government control

Company
Company breaks down
Government takes over

5

Kenya resources

Coffee and maize

6

In 1919 how many acres of Kenya were earmarked for white farmers

2 million

7

What was a sjambok

A rhino hide whip commonly used on black miners ( especially in Rhodesia in esrly 1900s) frequently used during bóer war

8

When was land controlled by the British east Africa company taken over

July 1st 1895 by government

9

How many Indian workers who built kenyas railway in late 1890s died

A third were killed / seriously injured

10

Revolt among Nandi people when what happened

1905
Over taxation
Prompted military sortie
Over 1,000 dead

11

Taxes of Kenya

Poll tax and hut tax

12

1920 population of Kenya

23,000 Indian
10,000 whites
3 million Africans

13

White settlers believed Africans had

Ingrained laziness

14

Uganda punch cartoon

1894 punch depicted Uganda as a baby abandoned on the door step of John Bull who says "what, another! Well I suppose I must take it in!"