Kenya Weekly News Newspaper of July 25,1952, Issue No. 1330

Volume Ref: KWN_1952_M007863

  • There was a debate in the House of Commons on a token vote of 30 euros for the Colonial Office for services other than Central African Federation. This debate was opened by Mr. James Griffiths on the agrarian problem in Kenya.
  • The increase of population relates to tribal custom, leads to still further fragmentation of the natives’ land holdings, and deterioration of the soil . It is causing an important problem of land hunger.