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Lamu's Last Chinese

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Lamu's Last Chinese

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It is said that some of Admiral Zheng He's sailors were shipwrecked on this island off the Kenyan coast centuries ago. Meet 6 residents of the Lamu archipelago believed to be the last descendants of those Chinese sailors. 

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