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Complete details about Kenya in Africa with capital city Nairobi

Country NameKenya (Kenya)
Country CodeKEN
Capital CityNairobi
RegionEastern Africa
Independence Year1963
Surface Area580367.0
Life Expectancy48.0 years
GNP9217.0 (old 10241.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Gusii     (6.1%)
Kalenjin     (10.8%)
Kamba     (11.2%)
Kikuyu     (20.9%)
Luhya     (13.8%)
Luo     (12.8%)
Masai     (1.6%)
Meru     (5.5%)
Nyika     (4.8%)
Turkana     (1.4%)

Major Cities

Nairobi, Nairobi     (population 2290000)
Mombasa, Coast     (population 461753)
Kisumu, Nyanza     (population 192733)
Nakuru, Rift Valley     (population 163927)
Machakos, Eastern     (population 116293)
Eldoret, Rift Valley     (population 111882)
Meru, Eastern     (population 94947)
Nyeri, Central     (population 91258)

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From @83FM83 on Tue Dec 18 08:04:14 EST 2018 RT @afpfr: Au Kenya, des membres de la communautÚ Massa´ participent Ó des "Jeux Olympiques Massa´" organisÚs pour sauver les lions en dang?
From @ukulelevillain_ on Tue Dec 18 08:04:13 EST 2018 RT @francescacheeks: Oggi mi trovate sulla copertina di @CorriereBN ?? ho parlato con @alaffranchi del nostro anno 2640 e della foresta in?
From @WilmslowKeith on Tue Dec 18 08:04:13 EST 2018 @lexyInc_ @danielallen1410 @Al3xGone Telling a proper fan he can follow Jose wherever he goes next ?? from Kenya
From @tdnmz on Tue Dec 18 08:04:08 EST 2018 Kenya coins replace leaders with animals
From @hansavontuur on Tue Dec 18 08:04:04 EST 2018 Sneak preview ? I've always been very happy with the presentation of my work in Nat Geo Traveler. But the Kenya sto?
From @KoechMmanuel on Tue Dec 18 08:04:04 EST 2018 In the next 12 days everything will be super eventful for @Xiaomi_Kenya they will release new phones and Guess what?
From @GabrielEckstein on Tue Dec 18 08:04:03 EST 2018 Kenya: How Vendors Are Minting Money From Nairobi Water Crisis
From @philip_wetende on Tue Dec 18 08:04:01 EST 2018 RT @mukuba_charity: This is an invitation for you lovers of football #LIVMUN DO NOT BE LEFT OUT WHEN EVERYONE WILL BE GATHERED AT MENENG?
From @FoilForSnappy on Tue Dec 18 08:04:00 EST 2018 Please remember we can only #recycle aluminium foil for @SNAPPYYork if it doesn?t stay scrunched up we can?t use it?
From @tymo09 on Tue Dec 18 08:03:57 EST 2018 RT @KenyanTraffic: RT @Sebastianbwire @EACCKenya @ntsa_kenya @JBoinnet There are some traffic police looting from drivers every morning al?
From @Lynn_Kareithi on Tue Dec 18 08:03:57 EST 2018 RT @AfricaFactsZone: African Countries With The Fastest Internet Speed 1. Madagascar 2. Kenya 3. South Africa 4. Cape Verde 5. Ghana.
From @JJerkings on Tue Dec 18 08:03:56 EST 2018 RT @manka_101: But why do we insist on decorating our offices with snowflakes in Kenya? The sun is up. Literally. We host the Equator. G?
From @Gichy_ on Tue Dec 18 08:03:55 EST 2018 Tomorrow @Xiaomi_Kenya will launch their smartphone that empowers a #4Cameras1Shot. Are you ready for?
From @LomenNancy on Tue Dec 18 08:03:52 EST 2018 fifikiruthi holidays @ Nairoba, Nairobi Area, Kenya
From @CoffeeCompass on Tue Dec 18 08:03:51 EST 2018 A little window into some of the coffees we're roasting today - very Decaf heavy: Mediterranean Mocha Sumatra Swiss?