college graduate wrote:
I know kenyans lie about their age( practically every kenyan runner out there is older than he claims to be ,even Paul Tergat).
Kenyans do it so that they an stay alittle bit longer in their jbs before being retired( retirement age in Kenya is 55) .
it is true wrote:
So if they're 55 and say they are 60, for example, they can stay longer in their jobs?
No smarty-pants, other way around. If they were 55 years old, they'd say they were 50. Honesty is valued less in some cultures.