East Africa and Rhodesia Newspaper of October 24,1963, Issue No. 2037

Volume Ref: EAR_1963_M011024

  • Eleven years to the day after his arrest for managing Mau Mau, Mzee Kenyatta ,now Prime Minister of Kenya, told a crowd of some 150,000 people in the African stadium outside Nairobi on Sunday:” I have the British lion by the tail after 40 years of fighting for our independence and i do not want to lose my hold, because other people want to divide Kenya”. He was speaking after the return of the Government delegation from the London Independence Conference.