Mombasa Premiere for ‘An Islamic Conscience’

DOCUMENTARY FILM ABOUT AGA KHAN AND ISMAILIS Coastweek – – An Islamic Conscience: The Aga Khan And The Ismailis – Film Mombasa: 4:30 p.m., Saturday, June 21, 2008. The acclaimed groundbreaking documentary film ‘An Islamic Conscience’ makes its Kenyan debut in Mombasa on Saturday, June 21, 2008. Born into a world of wealth and privilege,…

Mombasa Hosts ‘Milad-e-Shariff’ Organized by H.H.Prince Aga Khan Shia Imami Council for Mombasa

Coastweek – – H. H. Prince Aga Khan Shia Imami Ismaili Council for Mombasa have hosted a most successful Milad-e-Shariff celebration in Mombasa under the banner of Ismaili Women’s Committee. Both brothers and sisters of the Ummah attended this historical first Milad at the Aga Khan Sports Club Mombasa. The Program commenced with the recitation…

Salim Bhatia’s Speech, Mombasa – Mombasa Residential Campus Foundation-Stone Laying Ceremony

http://www.akdn.org/speeches/2007Aug14_sb.htm Speech by Salim Bhatia Salim Bhatia’s welcoming remarks, Mombasa Mombasa Residential Campus Foundation-Stone Laying Ceremony August 14, 2007 Chief Guest: The Honourable Professor George Saitoti, Your Highness, Honourable Ministers, Honourable Members of Parliament, The Provincial Commissioner, Your Worship the Mayor, Distinguished Guests, It is my great pleasure to welcome you today to this Ceremony…

Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the Madrasa Programme Mombasa

http://www.akdn.org/speeches/2007Aug14_madrasa.htm Speech by His Highness the Aga Khan Remarks by His Highness the Aga Khan at the Commemoration of the 25th Anniversary of the Madrasa Programme Mombasa – 14 August 2007 The Honorable Noah Wakesa, Minister for Science and Technology Honourable Minister Haroun Suleiman Leaders of the Ummah Distinguished Guests My thanks go out to…

Pictures – Aga Khan Academy Mombasa Builds Residential Campus to Welcome Students from Across Kenya

14th August (View related articles) http://www.akdn.org/news/2007Aug15_academy_photos.html His Highness the Aga Khan talks to some of the Aga Khan Academy’s top achievers during his visit to the school. Looking on are Professor George Saitoti, Kenya’s Minister for Education, Salim Bhatia, Director of the Academies Programme and Peter Murray, also of the Academy. Photo credit: Gary Otte…

Pictures – Aga Khan Foundation Celebrates 25 Years of Madrasa Programme

14th August (View related articles) http://www.akdn.org/news/2007Aug15_madrasaphotos.html His Highness the Aga Khan being welcomed by students of the Aga Khan Primary School upon arrival in Mombasa. Photo credit: Gary Otte Kenya’s Minister for Science and Technology, Hon. Dr. Noah Wekesa, with His Highness the Aga Khan at the Madrasa function. Photo credit: Gary Otte Students of…

Aga Khan launches campus for model school at Coast

Story by JEFF OTIENO Publication Date: 8/15/2007 A multi-million shilling residential campus was inaugurated at the Aga Khan Academy in Mombasa yesterday. Social progress can be greatest when aristocracies of class give way to aristocracies of talent or meritocracies – Aga Khan. The Aga Khan is greeted by pupils from the Aga Khan Foundation’s madrassa…

Aga Khan Academy Mombasa Builds Residential Campus to Welcome Students from Across Kenya

http://www.akdn.org/news/2007Aug14_academy.htm Press Release For Immediate Release   Aga Khan Academy Mombasa Builds Residential Campus to Welcome Students from Across Kenya (View related articles) Mombasa, Kenya, 14th August 2007 – Kenya’s Education Minister, Professor George Saitoti, today laid the foundation stone for the construction of the new Residential Campus at the Aga Khan Academy in Kenya’s…

Ismailis In Mombasa Marking ‘GOLDEN JUBILEE’ Celebrations

SPEECHES, PARADES, FEASTING AND MUSIC President’s Speech: Narmin Somji, President, Aga Khan Council Mombasa addresses the community members. The leadership ladies [from left] President Narmin Somji, Mukhiani Shamim Dossa, Kamadiani Farhana Alarakhia, Mukhiani Nurjehan Daya and Kamadiani Farzana Mawji, adorning traditional ‘bandris’ welcome Mukhi Salim Jamal with sweets and flowers. Ms. Shabnam Merali [left] from…

Mombasa: Aga Khan jubilee marked with pomp

Story by NATION Correspondent Publication Date: 7/12/2007 Aga Khan institutions in Mombasa yesterday celebrated the Ismaili Muslim leader’s Golden Jubilee with colour and pomp. Dr Amyn Lakhani, director community health department of the Aga Khan Health Services, presents flowers to the president of the Aga Khan council for Mombasa Narmin Somji (right) before she led…

Mombasa Madrasa Programmes Impress Visiting India Minister

A.K.D.N. HOSTS A FAMILIARIZATION VISIT TO PROGRAMMES IN KENYA AND ZANZIBAR Coastweek – – At the invitation of the Aga Khan Development Network, Her Excellency Mrs. D. Purandeswari, Minister of State, Human Resource Development, Government of India, visited Mombasa and Zanzibar on 30 and 31 May 2007. The primary aim of the visit was to…