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“The academician” 3 of 5 stars
Review of Tom Mboya Statue

Tom Mboya Statue
Ranked #87 of 112 things to do in Nairobi
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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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4 reviews
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“The academician”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012

so much idolised by the tribemen...he was a great and visionally leader...nice to remember him....he brought some sense of leadership in the country

Visited October 2012
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Beijing, China
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“only statue”
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

I thought the Tom Mboya statue is a landmark, but the statue is simple ,so many people sit around here,it need to repairs.If you require further history. you have to go to archives.

Visited August 2012
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Melbourne, Australia
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“Simple statue to a great figure”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2012

Located outside the National Archives, the Tom Mboya Statue remembers an important political figure in Kenya’s history. You can read about Mboya inside the archives, where a display chronicles his life. The statue is small and simple, a circular base around a pillar with the statue on the top. Locals line the benches nearby, although more as simply resting their feet than admiring the statue, I suspect. Combine a trip to the statue with a visit to the National Archives – both are very interesting.

Visited July 2012
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