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or Maasai
, a largely nomadic pastoral people of E Africa, chiefly in Kenya and Tanzania. Cattle and sheep form the basis of the economy that they have maintained in resistance to cultural change. The Masai live off the milk, blood, and meat of their livestock.
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Vincent's coming here and graduating is just as unlikely as a young man from Eugene, Oregon, going to Kenya and becoming a Maasai warrior," says Gwen Meyer, who, along with husband John Neumeister, directs the Eugene-based Friends of Kenya Schools and Wildlife organization.
His connection to the UO was Morompi Ole-Ronkei, a cousin who became the first Maasai to attend college, getting three degrees at the UO.
If I am appointed CS, I will focus on unifying Maasai people in Kajiado, Narok, Samburu and Laikipia rather than dividing them.