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Kenya's nomads feel pain of food price rises

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It is tempting to romanticise the lifestyle of nomads in Kenya's north-east -- a land peppered with vast termite mounds which burst from rust-coloured soil like fingers pointing to the cloudless sky. For centuries, Muslim pastoralist tribes have roamed the semi-arid wastelands, in perpetual pursuit of pasture and water.