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this week in PHOTOS
December 2017 saw the Graham Pape memorial
fishing trophy fished out of Mtwapa from the La Marina
Restaurant, the winner of the day was the team fishing
on Bhageera, with Zubair Kurji tagging and releasing a
sailfish to claim overall victory. On 11th February the
Mtwapa cup fishing competition will start from La
Marina, entry forms available from: Tudor water sports
club, Captain Andy’s Mombasa, The Moorings and La
Marina. Seeing as the fishing is improving as the season
gets into its prime time we hope to see plenty of
competitors’ and spectators joining us for a fun filled
GILGIL (Xinhua) — A pupil
uses a tablet at Kolifar Primary School in Gilgil,
Nakuru, January 24, 2018. The Kenyan government in May
2017 started distributing laptops and tablets to all
public schools under the Digital literacy Program. The
devices, laptops for teachers and tablets for pupils are
loaded with teaching materials approved by the Kenya
Institute of Curriculum Development.
XINHUA PHOTO: SHEIKH MAINA
Kenya National Assembly
Employee J. Mwangi [centre] assisted by Assembly Clerk
Rotich Sialai and a staff member to the cut a cake to
mark his 34th Anniversary in serving in the Assembly
during a short ceremony held at Nyali Sun Africa Beach
Hotel and spa. The Assembly staff is on a three day
Turkana County Assembly
Speaker Rt. Hon Ekitela Lokaale [centre], Hon. Michael
Ewoi Deputy speaker [right] and Hon. Betwel Kobongin
Leader of majority [left] following the proceedings
during induction training of Members of County Assembly
and staff held at Travellers Beach Hotel, Club and Spa.
About 60 delegates attended the event.
PHOTO BY TITUS MUSAU
PN Mission Commander Commodore Javaid Iqbal
Exchanging souvenir with Brigadier V L Naisho Base
Cdr of Kenya Naval Base Mtongwe.
The Indian Association has sponsored the cost
of operation at Coast Provincial General Hospital
for two orphan siblings who were suffering from
chronic tonsillitis. The operation was performed by
Dr Mbogho. Their mother, Mrs. Hasina Ismail thanked
Dr Mbogho, Mr. Vinod Dattani (Managing Trustee), Mr.
Amit Bhudheo (Trustee) for saving her children’s
lives and commented that God give the sponsors long
life to serve less fortunate. Seen are Hasina
Ismail, the two children with Amit Bhudheo and Vinod
Voyager Beach Resort repeat clients Jean Fear
and his wife Keith from Weston Soper Mare in United
Kingdom (UK) are received by the Resort’s Executive
Chef Vincent Mukudi and Guests Relations Officer Ms.
Valentine Majanga [right] on arrival for a long
holiday. The couple has been visiting the Hotel for
the past many years.
BEIJING (Xinhua) —
Kenyan villagers wave as a train runs on the
Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway, in Mombasa.
PHOTO: PAN SIWEI
Golf, swimming, squash and tennis.
Mombasa mainland.18 holes with grass fairways. Visitors welcome. Handicap not necessary.
- Monday, Tuesday, Friday and
other days when there are no competitions.
Rates: from U.S. $ 12. Dress code: proper golf