Maasai Morans

Kenya’s Maasai Olngesher ceremony: Young men graduate into community elders

Every 15 years, the Maasai hold a ceremony called Olngesher where young men graduate to become community elders.This year was the first time the rite of passage was held during a global pandemic.The Kenyan government have banned gatherings of more than 100 people, but delaying the ceremony would have knock-on effects for future generations of Maasai Morans.Produced by Ian Wafula.

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