the effects of Missionary activities in east Africa
- Spread of Christianity to most parts of the interior.
- Erosion of African culture as some cultural practices such as female circumcision and burial rites were discarded.
- Introduction of western (formal) education.
- Building of rehabilitation centers, where vocational skills, reading and Christianity were taught.
- Establishment of health centers and medical services for disease-control and cure.
- Improvement of farming through introduction of new crops and livestock as well as new farming methods.
- Development of transport systems.
- Translation of the Bible in and introduction of writing to Kiswahili and other local languages.
- Emergence of an elite social class, a new creation to the African set-up.
- Exploration and consequent naming and mapping of mountains, rivers and the interior of Africa.
- Colonization of Kenya and the rest of Africa.
- Rise of independent churches and schools, free from Missionary influence.
- Representation of Africans by Missionaries in the Legislative council.
- Establishment of independent African schools.
- Abolition of slavery and slave trade in east Africa.