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

Problems that faced Mau Mau rebellion

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Problems that faced Mau Mau Rebellion.
a) The fighters lacked transport and communication facilities.
b) They were faced with adverse weather conditions, operating in the Aberdere and Mount Kenya Forests that were extremely cold.
c) In the Wild environment, they were frequently attacked by wild animals.
d) They lacked proper fighting equipment when compared to the weaponry of the Europeans.
e) They faced brutality from the British forces when they were retaliating.
f) There were constant divisions and disagreements among the fighters.