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Results of Cushitic migration into Kenya.
a) There was massive warfare during the
migrations leading to killing of many people in the process.
i) They displaced some of the communities which they came into contact with e.g. the Oromo pushed the Mijikenda from the Shungwaya.
b) They intermarried with those people they interacted with e.g. the Some of the
Pokomo intermarried with the Borana.
c) Their settlement led to expansion / development of trade between them and their neighbours.For example, Samburu and Maasai.
d) There was cultural exchange between them and the Bantu and Nilotic neighbours. E.g. the Taboo against eating Fish among the Bantu.