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Published by Published for the International African Institute by the Oxford University Press in London, New York .
Written in English



  • Kenya.


  • Luo (Nilotic tribe),
  • Kinship -- Kenya

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Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby A. Southall.
ContributionsInternational African Institute.
LC ClassificationsPL8000 .I62 no. 26, DT433.542 .I62 no. 26
The Physical Object
Pagination43 p.
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4290041M
LC Control Number78317323

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The Luo of Kenya and Tanzania, even though related to other Luo groups linguistically, are classified as the only 'river lake Nilotes' having migrated and lived along the Nile are indigenous to the Nile Valley and have been for thousands of years. They entered Kenya and Tanzania via Uganda from the Bahr el-Ghazal region in South Sudan. The Luo clans of Kenya and Tanzania were called. Peter Firstbrook, 3 books Wenzel Geissler, 3 books Eileen Browne, 3 books Marie France Perrin-Jassy, 2 books Paul Mboya, 2 books J. O. Kokwaro, 2 books A. B. C. Ocholla-Ayayo, 2 books Gilbert E. M. Ogutu, 2 books Shadrak Malo, 2 books Parker MacDonald Shipton, 2 books Michael G. Whisson, 1 book H. Okello Ayot, 1 book Hans-Egil Hauge, 1 book.   To confirm that each of the SATs in the larval SEG derives from one neuroblast lineage, we performed a MARCM-based clonal analysis (Lee and Luo, , Lee and Luo, ). Randomly labeled clones with a ubiquitous tubulin -Gal4 driving UAS-mCDGFP were induced in early larval stages and recovered in the late larval brain ( specimens). 2 Ogot () deals mainly with the migration of the Luo. A good summary of the Luo migration can be ; 5 The various clans in the Luo locations of Kenya have diverse historical origins but have a dominant culture and a common language (Dholuo). The Luo came from the Sudan several centuries ago. According to historians, they came from the Upper Nile region or Bahr el-Ghazal in the Sudan