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21/10/1952
The President of the Kenya African Union, Jomo Kenyatta, is arrested in Kenya
08/04/1953
Jomo Kenyatta is sentenced to seven years hard labour accused of playing a leading role in the Mau Mau movement.
24/04/1953
Security forces round up more than 10,000 men in the biggest anti-Mau Mau operation since the state of emergency was declared 18 months earlier.
04/02/1968
Another 96 Indians and Pakistanis from Kenya arrive in Britain, the latest in a growing exodus of Kenyan Asians fleeing discrimination.
22/08/1978
The President of the Kenya , Jomo Kenyatta, dies at the age of 89 at his home in Mombassa.
03/01/1980
Conservationist Joy Adamson, author of "Born Free" was killed in Kenya by a servant.
07/08/1998
Bombs explode outside the US Embassies in Nairobi, Kenya and Dar es Salaam in Tanzania killing more than 200 and injuring more than 5,000.
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