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

Achievements of Kenya Federation of Labour.

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Achievements of Kenya Federation of Labour.
a) It kept the spirit of African nationalism alive during the emergency period when political associations had been banned.
b) It secured international support through its affiliation to ICFTU for the cause of African nationalism.
c) It educated Africans on their rights as workers.
d) It helped to improve the living conditions of African workers securing for them a major salary increment in 1956
e) It prepared some African nationalists for leadership roles in the struggle for independence. For example, martin Shikuku and Tom Mboya.