Mount Elgon

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Elgon, Mount

(ĕl`gŏn), extinct volcano, central Africa, on the Kenya-Uganda border. Its highest peak is Wagagai (14,178 ft/4,321 m). The inhabitants of Mt. Elgon's densely populated lower slopes cultivate arabica coffee, tea, bananas, and millet.
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The project spans Trans-Nzoia, Bungoma, West Pokot, Elgeyo-Marakwet, Uasin Gishu, Kakamega, Busia, Siaya and Kisumu counties and the Mt.
The third account captures Afrikological efforts by cross-border communities around the Mt.
But, despite these shortcomings, as we have discussed earlier, communities especially in the Mt.
The wildlife authority in Uganda has announced that it has launched mountain biking activities at Mt.
Tourism operators are pleased that the Uganda Wildlife Authority (UWA) has started permitting the use of mountain bikes at Mt.
The animal reservoirs of cutaneous leishmaniasis on Mt.
The primary level covered three phyto-regions of Kenya: the Lower Mt.
After several major news outlets reported on the violence on Mt.
How well the Circle of Light project will work Is now being tested in the remote town of Matumbei, a community of 7,000 on the slopes of Mt.
Cases of sleeping sickness per province and district in Kenya from 1977 to 2007 Province District 1977-80 1981-85 1986-90 1991-95 Nyanza Suba 0 20 20 0 Homa Bay 0 7 4 0 Rachuonyo 0 0 2 0 Migori 0 2 0 0 Western Busia 4 1 51 10 Teso 1 2 100 4 Bungoma 0 0 1 0 Mt.