A twenty-six-year-old Luo
male summed up the comments of his Kamba, Luhya and Somali neighbours: 'When I dream about the future, I think about how Kenya as a country can be one thing without many tribes.
Moreover, members of the Luo
are believed to be educated, knowing English and preoccupied with conspicuous consumption.
Oriaro, some of the Luo
cultural practices can more effectively help contain the spread of HIV/AIDS in the county than the current trend of promoting mass male circumcision which will make youths more reckless in their sexual behaviour.
Ao diagnosticar areas sem rede de esgoto na area de recarga do aquifero, verificou-se que a LUOS
do municipio de Santa Maria nao esta sendo totalmente cumprida, pois esta lei dispoe que os usos do solo existentes na Area de Conservacao Natural do Aquifero Arenito Basal Santa Maria podem existir desde que nao gerem grandes impactos ou traumas ambientais.
Kikuyus and Luos
have been the worst political enemies since Independence.
A win by Odinga would make him the country's first Luo
president, a feat never accomplished by his father, Oginga Odinga, who was Kenya's first vice president and himself a hero of the anti-colonial movement.
but, historically, every time the Luo
and the Kikuyu have been on different sides there has been violence," said Mzalendo Kibunjia, who heads a national agency formed to reconcile tribes after the violence.
Moi was the leader of the Kenya Africa Democratic Union party, which was comprised of Africans--mainly from communities that felt marginalized by the political dominance of the Kikuyus and Luos
the largest two communities--European and Asians--dismantled itself and joined Kenyatta's ruling party in 1964.
The subjective takes precedence over the objective as the example of the Alur, a group ethnically related to the Luo
of Kenya, who put "great verbal stress" on that which does "not obtain in practice" (Southall 1970:238) illustrate.
and the neighboring communities say, for example, that the only good Kikuyu is a dead one.
In the Rift Valley, a crowd of Luos
demanded a man's ID card, determined from his name he was Kikuyu and killed him.
And the Luos
are hunting Luhyas as well, claiming they voted for Kibaki.