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Bulldozers raze Maasai manyattas

18 November 2011, 09:29

Maasai manyattas (huts) in Embakasi, Nairobi, were on Thursday demolished in ongoing government efforts to clear settlements said to have been illegally built on a land belonging to Kenya Airports Authority.

According to the Daily Nations report, demolitions went on as four parliamentary committees teamed up to conduct investigations into the demolitions of houses in Syokimau over the weekend. 

The joint team has two weeks to dig into the land ownership saga and the decision to bring down the houses. The team will also look into evictions in Kyang’ombe and Maasai villages.

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