Roads are a mess, but memories of good times linger

Matatus, cars and pedestrians jostle for space in front of one of the many new shopping malls on a crowded street in Eastleigh, Nairobi. Photo/FILE

What you need to know:

  • Once a preserve of elite Africans and Asians, Eastleigh now looks like a Somali city

Razia Abdulhaq has watched with dismay as the serene, well-laid out neighbourhood of her childhood has disintegrated into a chaotic estate where trees are largely a thing of the past.

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