Timeline of Mau Mau uprising and court cases

  • 1952 - Mau Mau uprising against white settlers
  • 1960 - uprising quashed by British colonial government
  • 1963 - Kenya gained independence
  • 2009 - Papers in test case first served on UK
  • April 2012 - 'Migrated archive' detailing the British role in uprising made public


Kenya torture claims ruling due

Three victims of torture during the Mau Mau uprising will learn today whether their compensation claims against the British Government can proceed.