Chief Archivist of the Kenya National Archives, N.W. Fedha (1972) wrote:
The National Archives is really a store of all the history of this country. A country without history is like a tree without roots. But then how can a country hope to preserve its history without a proper National Archives.
AO: This quote from one of the chief archivists of the Kenya National Archives and helps to answer the question of why the STS innovation is needed.
N.W. Fedha, "National Archive as the store of the country's history", contributed by Angela Okune, STS Infrastructures, Platform for Experimental Collaborative Ethnography, last modified 8 August 2019, accessed 21 May 2022. https://stsinfrastructures.org/content/national-archive-store-countrys-history