Auteur : vincentsimaole

Ngara: An Endangered ‘Peace Bubble’ in the Heart of ‘Nairobbery’?

Vincent SIMA OLE. Mambo! vol. XVII (2), 2020. In Ngara, a busy area of Nairobi, the urban landscape is being dramatically transformed by the state program to modernize Nairobi. This article explore the perception street vendors have of these changes and how they try to bypass or contest them. The analysis entails revisiting Kenya’s state governmentality at work in its local and daily making.