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Corruption and Impunity: Illegal Dispossession of Indigenous Maasai Land in Kenya
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Corruption and Impunity: Illegal Dispossession of Indigenous Maasai Land in Kenya

By Ben Ole Koissaba The post-independence Kenya Government has a dark history among the Indigenous Maasai people. The enactment of laws and legislations that ignored traditional land rights and land use practices have taken advantage of the high illiteracy rates of the Maasai while corruption and greed for land by government officials has contributed to wanton grabbing, alienation and dispossession. […]