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 Political Developments and the Struggle for Independence in Kenya (1919-1963)

Kenya African Union

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Kenya African Union
Formed in February 1946, the main demands of KAU were;
-They protested against inadequate African representation in the LEGCO.
-They protested against the lack of Participation of Africans in the governance of Kenya. They even demanded for Self-government for Africans.
- They were against the continued existence of the Kipande System and forced labour.
- They demanded improvement of the African working conditions with better wages equal to what was paid to other races.
-They demanded an end to Land alienation and racial discrimination.
-They demanded an end to Imposition of taxes.