With Sonko in office and hawkers everywhere, a disorganized, dirty and sometimes dangerous Nairobi city is being compared to Gotham City, a place contaminated with criminality. However, about half a century ago Nairobi was a more beautiful, captivating place.
We’ve already seen several photo’s, but a video of Nairobi City back in the 50’s posted by Twitter account ‘Kresearcher’ brings history to life, showing a more well structured, simpler, and cleaner city.
Here’s the clip.
Nairobi City in the 1950s. pic.twitter.com/99E8BBzA8T
— Kenyan Facts 🇰🇪 (@KResearcher) January 12, 2018
This was a short while before independence. Which Nairobi do you prefer? The current one or this one?