Mau Mau memorial set to open in rare colonial apology

Workers put the final touches on a memorial in honour of victims of torture during the colonial era in Nairobi on September 7, 2015 ahead of an unveiling ceremony on September 12. A British-funded memorial to victims of Kenya's bloody Mau Mau rebellion will open in Nairobi in a rare example of former rulers commemorating a colonial uprising. AFP PHOTO / TONY KARUMBA

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Daily Star on September 12, 2015, on page 11.




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