We made a hoe and went along: Part 9 – I left my village for a job

This programme is part of the series We made a hoe and went along
African farmer with a hoe
African farmer with a hoe (© Rod Waddington)

In 1986, the Radio Netherlands’ Transcription Service production a 13-part series on the histories of Africa, entitled “We mad a hoe and went along”.

Part 9 goes to Nairobi to give us a taste of urban life in Africa, while explaining that the rise and fall of cities is often determined by commercial ambition or downright greed.

Producer: Peter van den Akker

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