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Inventing Nairobi Video
SEPTEMBER 2005
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Video: Binyavanga Wainaina
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Video: Why We Chose Africa
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It takes a local to show you the ropes in a place like Nairobi, and that's what Kenyan writer Binyavanga Wainaina does. Listen to his candid revelations about the enterprising ways residents take care of business when the government's interests are elsewhere, why some people distance themselves from tribal connections, and what works and what doesn't.


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