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Explain why the British were interested in East Africa. What other countries claimed parts of East Africa?

A: The British were interest in East Africa for strategic reasons--East Africa lay between the two British-controlled areas of South Africa and Egypt.
However, besides Great Britain, only Germany claimed parts of East Africa.

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