For many ex-Mombasa residents now living in
diaspora, the online version of
was one to look forward to every week.
FFJ received tremendous support from
we are most grateful to Adrian Grimwood, Shiraz
Alibhai, Anjum Asodia, Nidaa Malik, Gulshan Jivraj and the entire
Coastweek team for
their very generous coverage given to all our
On a more optimistic note
decided to donate their entire archives, i.e., 40
years of photographs and hardcopies of the paper to
the Friends of Fort Jesus Photographic collection
which is now looked after by the Fort Jesus Museum.
We are working with the museum curator on the
modalities of shifting and storing the collection.
It will be a big boost to the FFJ collection
that already has some 2,500 old photos. We hope this resource will be well used.
-- Taibali Hamzali, Chairman Friends of Fort Jesus.