CMG Argwings Kodhek (1923-1969) was the Kenya’s first African lawyer. Known for providing legal representation to freedom fighters he later became the Minister for Foreign Affairs in Independent Kenya.
FIELD MARSHAL MUTHONI WA KIRIMA (b. 1931;also known as Nyina wa Thonjo) was one of the highest ranking women in the command structure of the Mau Mau movement.
JOE ZUZARTE MURUMBI (1911-1990) was Kenya’s first Minister for Foreign Affairs and the country’s second Vice President, an office he served for a few months between May and November 1966.
Evans Wadongo is the inventor of the MwangaBora solar lantern. For this invention and his work helping alleviate poverty in Kenya, he was named CNN Top 10 Hero in 2010.
Tom Osborn is the young founder of Greenchar which was conceived while he was still a student at Alliance Boys High School. Greenchar manufactures smokeless charcoal briquettes made from recycled agricultural waste.