Sep 12, Residents of Yamumbi and Lemok villages within Uasin Gishu County are now appealing to elders from the Kikuyu and Kalenjin communities to offer an explanati. Oct 06, A fig tree, known among the Kikuyu as mugumo, has fallen, causing panic at Gamerock Estate near Nyeri Town. Even though the falling of the tree inside the compound of former Cabinet minister Chris Murungaru would appear normal to many, to the Kikuyu community, it symbolises something serious.
The tree, considered sacred, fell around 2pm of shrubpruning.barted Reading Time: 3 mins. May 06, Ina huge Mugumo tree fell in Thika, and this led to the exit of colonialists, who were being fought by a local group, the Mau Mau.
This had been prophesied by Kikuyu prophet Mugo wa Kibiru. Inanother Mugumo tree fell in Chania and Mzee Jomo Kenyatta died that shrubpruning.barted Reading Time: 2 mins.
He would respond to them through thunder, lightening or wind.
May 26, The rise of Mugumo tree: Nairobians give Kenya's iconic fig tree new lease of life. The iconic fig tree along Waiyaki Way, which was saved from being uprooted to. Mar 03, Residents of Yamumbi and Lemok villages in Uasin Gishu County have attributed the fall and rise of a Mugumo tree to the succession politics. The residents claimed the tree which is next to a small stream and located on the Kalenjin side of the rivulet fell on the Kikuyu side before it.