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XINHUA NEWS SERVICE REPORTS FROM THE AFRICAN CONTINENT

 

THIRTY NINE YEARS' AGO -
COASTWEEK, June 01 - 07, 1979:

 

Coastweek -- MADARAKA DAY marked another proud milestone in Kenya’s history, wrote Provincial Commissioner Eliud Mahihu who noted that 16 short years’ since Uhuru (Independence) had brought remarkable changes to the Coast and  most positive developments covering tourism , industry, shipping, communications, and greatly improved social and welfare facilities to all wanainchi.

Assistant Minister for Finance, Hon. Francis Tuva, who was also chairman of the Mombasa Municipal Commission announced a Municipal ‘development budget’ of K. Shs. 70,000,000/= for schools, health centres, clinics, roads and housing estates.

Mombasa’s new K. Shs. 6.100,000/= S.O.S. Village opened with its first intake of 29 destitute and orphaned children being welcomed by SOS director Solomon Njuguna and Mombasa SOS children’ committee chairman Chris Fryer.

Mahmud Janmohamed took over from Guy Snelling as manager of the Serena Beach Hotel, while Calleb Kibera was appointed new manager at Serena Amboseli Lodge.

John Hayes was confirmed as managing director of Leslie and Anderson Shipping Agency, Mombasa.

Tom Muchura was the Mombasa Sports Club squash champion.

Mushtaq Ramji was leading a Coast XI to play in the Nairobi Madaraka Day Cricket Festival.

Mombasa Beach Hotel manager Amando Montali was so pleased with his winning in-house football team that he presented them with a complete set of imported uniforms and new boots.

KENYA Cinema was still showing Peter Sellers in Blake Edward’s marvellous comedy “Revenge Of The Pink Panther”, at REGAL it was Yul Brynner, Martin Balsam and Barbara Bouchet in “Death Rage”, at NAAZ Harrison Ford, Edward Fox and Franco Nero still starred in “Force Ten From Navarone”, while at CHOX it was Sharmila Tagore and Shatrughan Sinha in ‘Shaitaan’ (Devil !)

Letter writers included Lamu East M.P. Hon. M.O. Mzamil, Buff Mshamba Allens of Nairobi and Mombasa Sports Club football section secretary Kieran Collins.

‘SHOPPING WITH ELAINE’ featured the new ‘L’Auberge Grill’ at Oceanic Hotel, schooner trade and transport between Dar es Salaam, Zanzibar and Mombasa with Ampees Shipping, and a ‘special’ K. Shs. 500/= deal on Cona Coffee machines at Car and General, Mombasa.

             

 

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