Different midways sport African names - Timbuktu, Egypt, Nairobi, and Congo - and the corresponding ride names also reflect African associations.
NAIROBI, capital of the British East Africa protectorate and of the province of Ukamba, 327 m.
Nairobi is built on the Athi plains, at the foot of the Kikuyu hills and 545 0 ft.
The site of Nairobi was selected as the headquarters of the Uganda railway, and the first buildings were erected in 1899.
In 1902 the surrounding highlands were found to be suitable for European settlement, and Nairobi speedily grew in importance; in 1907 the headquarters of the administration were transferred to it from Mombasa.