- Feb 18, 2013
Is it true that his body is buried somewhere in Kamiti Maximum Prison?One of the most iconic image of Kenya's history. An image of Kenya's most illustrious son, a freedom fighter and leader of the Mau Mau, Field Marshall Dedan Kimathi Waciuri. Taken with a Kodak camera by his agemate and namesake Tirus Kimathi Murage, on 21st October 1956 in Kahigaini, Tetu Nyeri County.
His name will never be forgotten. Field Marshall lala salama. You paid for the struggle with your life.One of the most iconic image of Kenya's history. An image of Kenya's most illustrious son, the freedom fighter and the leader of the Mau Mau, Field Marshall Dedan Kimathi Waciuri. It was snapped with a small Kodak camera, by his agemate and 'ngarana'(namesake) Mzee Tiras Kimathi Murage, on the morning of 21st October 1956 in Kahigaini, Tetu, Nyeri County. This was the day that the colonial forces finally captured the elusive Field Marshall.
Yes its true. Last time I heard that there were new developments in regards to where exactly in Kamiti was his body buried. After the British lost a case filed in a British court against them by the Mau Mau. Secret files pertaining to the colonial era and the British gulag in Kenya came to light. Together with the details of what happened to the field marshall after his famous sham of a trial in Nyeri.Is it true that his body is buried somewhere in Kamiti Maximum Prison?
Kweli ni show offNaona majasusi wa Kenya mnawai kuleta picha hizi, kabla ya katiba mpya.hamkuwahi kufanya hizi show of, huyo Kimathi mbona hamkumuenzi baada ya serikali huru, naamini hata anayosema Mzee Said yana mantiki sana, naona historia inaachiwa, tunataka freedom of information act katika mataifa ya Africa Mashariki tujue yote