Why did the Nandi resist British invasion of their territory between 1896 – 1905?
They wanted to preserve their independence
They wanted to preserve their culture
They were influenced by their leader (Orkoyiot Kimonyole, Arap Koitalel) prophecy about along snake which would bring strangers to take their land
The military superiority over their neighbours encouraged them to attack the British/ trespass by foreigners was resented
They had deep hatred for foreigners
They wanted to protect their land/ wealth
They hated their skin colour and mode dress/ saw whites as evil