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  • NAIROBI, capital of the British East Africa protectorate and of the province of Ukamba, 327 m.
  • Nairobi is built on the Athi plains, at the foot of the Kikuyu hills and 545 0 ft.
  • The site of Nairobi was selected as the headquarters of the Uganda railway, and the first buildings were erected in 1899.
  • In 1902 the surrounding highlands were found to be suitable for European settlement, and Nairobi speedily grew in importance; in 1907 the headquarters of the administration were transferred to it from Mombasa.
 
 

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