Could Kenya be building another 'lunatic line'?

Could Kenya be building another 'lunatic line'?
 

Thousands of railway workers died building Kenya's so-called "lunatic line", some by man-eating lions. The BBC's Alastair Leithead considers if a new railway line through a national park could get the same nickname.
In the top draw of a desk at Nairobi Railway Museum sits a little box containing three small lion claws that are more than 100 years old.
"The man-eating lions really caused havoc in the history of the railway construction," says assistant curator Elias Randiga.
They belonged to the two lions that struck fear into the workers laying railway tracks from... read more

 
29 September 2016 in World News, Views: 43
Source: BBC
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