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ISAAC MWAURA: Alfred Nderitu: Forgotten hero who ignited Mwea revolution 23 years ago

Very few are willing to stick their necks out and defy oppressors, yet rebirth of this nation requires sacrifice

In Summary

• Alfred Nderitu fought injustice and NIB's rip-off of farmers. He started a revolution in Mwea, resisted bribes, death threats, killer dogs and murder attempts. He won.

•How many people today would do the same? Today Ndertu and his struggle have been virtually erased but we're a better country because of him.

Passing by Mwea town, one can clearly notice the transformation of the area so much, that it stands out as an upcoming city in the midst of a village with rice fields green with beauty. This place ...

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