Muoroto- (Noun) [ Mo-ro-to ]
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|Meaning : Extension houses made of tin/iron sheets or wood|
Use : Naishi kwa zile muoroto = I live in those extension houses
Period: Early 90's
Related to: Housing
Area of origin : Mwandoni
Etymology:The word came about after May 25th 1990 when Nairobi City Council enforcement department demolished slums in Muoroto village around the Machakos bus terminus. What followed was a week-long battle between Jua Kali artisans, hakwers, villagers and the then Nairobi City Council officers.