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 Social, Economic and Political Organisation of Kenyan Societies in the 19th C

Political organization of the Mijikenda:
In this lesson, we are going to learn about the political organization of the Mijikenda.
-The Mijikenda had a strong clan system. Administration was based on a strong clan system.
-The existence of a council of elders(Kambi) at clan level to settle disputes and the general administration of the clan.
-An age set (riika) system formed by young men after circumcision and which provided the base from which warriors were obtained.

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