Tom Mboya, The Man Kenya Wanted To Forget By David Goldsworthy, Tom Mboya Kenyan politician Britannica Aug , Tom Mboya, major political leader in Kenya until his assassination six years after his country had achieved independence A member of the Luo people and a graduate of mission schools, Mboya first worked as a sanitary inspector in Nairobi and Tom Mboya Thomas Joseph Odhiambo Mboya August July was a Kenyan trade unionist, educationist, Pan Africanist, author, independence activist, Cabinet Minister and one of the founding fathers of the Republic of Kenya He spearheaded the negotiations for Independence at the Lancaster House Conferences and was instrumental in the formation of Kenya s independence party, KANU, Biography Thomas Joseph Mboya ThoughtCo Mar , Tom Thomas Joseph Odhiambo Mboya s parents were members of the Luo tribe the second largest tribe at that time in Kenya Colony Despite his parents being relatively poor they were agricultural workers Mboya was educated at various Catholic mission schools, completing his secondary school education at the prestigious Mangu High School. Tom Mboya s dislike for dad s mistreatment made him fierce hours agoThomas Joseph Odhiambo Mboya was and still is a household name in Kenya and across the borders about years after his assassination Tom Mboya as he was widely known, was an astute trade unionist and respectable politician who despite being born in Kilimambogo near Thika had his roots in Rusinga Islands and was a Suba. Tom Mboya The untold story Nation The Kenyatta regime, increasingly paranoid following the events of the assassination of Tom Mboya, the Kisumu riots, the arrest and detention of Jaramogi Oginga Odinga and other leaders of the Kenya People s Union was silencing its critics by any means necessary. Gor Mahia Fans Urged To Return Stolen Hand of Tom Mboya Statue Sep , Tom Mboya statue in its glory days I am making a plea to Gor Mahia fans to return the hand that was stolen so as to make the exercise easy However, after it is returned we shall enhance security at the venue so if Gor Mahia has matches so that fans cannot vandalise it , and make Tom Mboya be seen as only a Luo hero, he added. Meet the man who killed Tom Mboya HiviSasa Jun , Thomas Joseph Odhiambo Mboya, popularly known as Tom Mboya was assassinated on Saturday, July, , in Nairobi.He constituted the list Tom Mboya Was A Semi machiavellian Novice In The Art Of Power Sep , This was the African socialism which Mboya designed in the paper that was adopted and implemented life size by the government of Jomo Kenyatta Mboya did all these on the basis of mistaken thinking that he was setting a trap for President Jomo Kenyatta, an evident octogenarian that was to die soon and leave power vacuum for Tom Mboya to fill. Years Later How Tom Mboya Died KahawaTungu Jul , Tom Mboya July marked years since Thomas Joseph Odhiambo Tom Mboya breath his last in a well choreographed assassination move Tom, as Kenyans were used to calling him, was a trade unionist, educationist, Pan Africanist, author, independence activist, Cabinet Minister and one of the founding fathers of the Republic of Kenya. Man who took secrets on Tom Mboya s killing to his grave In December , precisely four months after the murder of Tom Mboya, prison officials in Nairobi announced that Nahashon Isaac Njenga Njoroge, the man convicted of the shooting, had been hanged Tom Mboya statue taken down for refurbishment Sep , The statue of the late Kenyan trade unionist Tom Mboya has been moved to the Nairobi National Museums of Kenya for refurbishment National Museums of Kenya Designer and Marketer Malaki Samson says Tom Mboya Funeral YouTube Tom Mboya funeral Kisuma and Homabay Kenya Various shots during the burial service of the assassinated Tom Mboya as he is laid to rest in his home town of Gor Mahia Fans Shocked After Kenya s Tom Mboya Statue Sep , Gor Mahia fans took to social media to express their shock after the Tom Mboya statue in Nairobi s Central Business District was removed National Museum of Kenya took the Who Killed Tom Mboya Declassifed Documents Raise New On July it will be years since Tom Mboya was assassinated outside Chhanni s Pharmacy on Government Road now Moi Avenue Up to this day, neither the real assassin nor his sponsors are known Mboya, who was only years old when he was gunned down that Saturday morning, was arguably the architect of modern Kenya.