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Republic of KENYA
(Nairobi)

RIFT VALLEY Province

Flag or logo since 1963-12-12*
RIFT VALLEY Province (en) + Mkoa wa BONDE LA UFA (sw)
Emblem or Symbol*

President Emilio Mwai Kibaki
(ruler of KENYA since 2002-12-30)
 
 
 
 
Capitals & administrative places*: Nakuru
(Nakuru)
Official & national languages: English (en) . Swahili (sw) .




18 Territories:

BARINGO BARINGO District  (Kabarnet)Local: BARINGO District (en) + Wilaya ya BARINGO (sw)  (Kabarnet)
BOMET BOMET District  (Bomet)Local: BOMET District (en) + Wilaya ya BOMET (sw)  (Bomet)
BURET BURET District  (Litein)Local: BURET District (en) + Wilaya ya BURET (sw)  (Litein)
KAJIADO KAJIADO District  (Ngong)Local: KAJIADO District (en) + Wilaya ya KAJIADO (sw)  (Ngong)
KEIYO KEIYO District  (Iten-Tambach)Local: KEIYO District (en) + Wilaya ya KEIYO (sw)  (Iten-Tambach)
KERICHO KERICHO District  (Kericho)Local: KERICHO District (en) + Wilaya ya KERICHO (sw)  (Kericho)
KOIBATEK KOIBATEK District  (Eldama Ravine)Local: KOIBATEK District (en) + Wilaya ya KOIBATEK (sw)  (Eldama Ravine)
LAIKIPIA LAIKIPIA District  (Nanyuki)Local: LAIKIPIA District (en) + Wilaya ya LAIKIPIA (sw)  (Nanyuki)
MARAKWET MARAKWET District  (Kapsowar)Local: MARAKWET District (en) + Wilaya ya MARAKWET (sw)  (Kapsowar)
NAKURU NAKURU District  (Nakuru)Local: NAKURU District (en) + Wilaya ya NAKURU (sw)  (Nakuru)
NANDI NANDI District  (Kapsabet)Local: NANDI District (en) + Wilaya ya NANDI (sw)  (Kapsabet)
NAROK NAROK District  (Narok Town)Local: NAROK District (en) + Wilaya ya NAROK (sw)  (Narok)
SAMBURU SAMBURU District  (Maralal)Local: SAMBURU District (en) + Wilaya ya SAMBURU (sw)  (Maralal)
TRANS-MARA TRANS MARA District  (Kilgoris)Local: TRANS MARA District (en) + Wilaya ya TRANS MARA (sw)  (Kilgoris)
TRANS-NZOIA TRANS-NZOIA District  (Kitale)Local: TRANS-NZOIA District (en) + Wilaya ya TRANS-NZOIA (sw)  (Kitale)
TURKANA TURKANA District  (Lodwar)Local: TURKANA District (en) + Wilaya ya TURKANA (sw)  (Lodwar)
UASIN GISHU UASIN GISHU District  (Eldoret)Local: UASIN GISHU District (en) + Wilaya ya UASIN GISHU (sw)  (Eldoret)
WEST POKOT WEST POKOT District  (Kapenguria)Local: WEST POKOT District (en) + Wilaya ya POKOT MAGHARIBI (sw)  (Kapenguria)




* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

KENYA Republic of KENYA  (Nairobi)


Other Territories or Entities within the 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

BATUK British Army Training Unit Kenya : BATUK  (Kifaru Camp in Nairobi + Archer´s Post + Dol Dol)
CENTRAL KENYA CENTRAL Province  (Nyeri)
COAST COAST Province  (Mombasa)
EASTERN KENYA EASTERN Province  (Embu)
NAIROBI AREA NAIROBI AREA Province  (Nairobi)
NORTH EASTERN KENYA NORTH EASTERN Province  (Garissa)
NYANZA NYANZA Province  (Kisumu)
WANGA Kingdom of WANGA  (Butere)
WESTERN KENYA WESTERN Province  (Kakamega)
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 General Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 General Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.

 




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