Muranga

Overview

In pre-colonial days, Muranga went by the name Fort Hall - after Frank Hall who worked for the Imperial British East Africa Company. Long before the British landed, it used to answer to the name Mbiri. Here, at a place called Mukurwe wa Nyagathanga, the Kikuyu trace their origin.

The County Map

Bucketlist Ideas

Bucket List Ideas

Lake Yahud Will Leave You Speechless

Lake Yahud in Wajir poses more questions than it answers. Named after a Jew, the mysterious man-made lake was formed in the 1970s.

Lake Yahud in Wajir poses more questions than it answers. Named after a Jew, the mysterious man-made lake was formed in the 1970s.
Tribes of Kenya

The Kikuyu: Avoid 10 like Children of Gikuyu and Mumbi

The Kikuyu, are said to have been founded by a man called Gikūyu. Ngai, the Kikuyu god, took Gikuyu to the top of Kirinyaga and gave him, Mumbi, his wife.