On the Road In East Africa: Bang, Bump, Ouch

KISUMU, Kenya—The roads in a country can tell you a lot about a place.
Some of the roads here in Kenya and in the rest of East Africa are smooth, black ribbons of asphalt.  But many are pure torture. They are unpaved or once-paved washboards with crisscrossing ridges and odd-shaped craters. You start running into [...]