Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort and Spa | Coastweek


THE MOST FROM THE COAST !

..


 Coastweek website


Wishing our esteemed readers a very happy and peaceful Easter Holiday


Coral Property Consultants | Coastweek

       




Swiss Cottage Hotel London | Coastweek

President Farmaajo 'will defeat al-Shabaab and secure Somalia'

President Farmaajo 'will defeat al-Shabaab and secure Somalia' | Coastweek

MOGADISHU (AMISOM News) -- The president of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed Farmaajo speaks during a ceremony to mark the 57th Anniversary of the Somali National Army held at the Ministry of defence in Mogadishu. Somali National Army soldiers [right] march during the Anniversary celebrations. AMISOM PHOTO - ILYAS AHMED

 

Kenya security in high alert for terror attacks over Easter holiday

FOCUS: South Africa taking urgent steps to avoid new Downgrade

Zambia state appealing for calm after arrest of Opposition leader

Malawi Police escort disrespectful expatriate: Deport from border

Kenya horticulture earn fortunes from Digital Marketing platform

Kenya recording more visitors with increase in Tourism earnings


MAKING NEWS ON COASTWEEK.COM


 

Galmudug security free eight Indian sailors from Somalia pirates

Police confirm Treason charge against Zambia opposition leader

Saudi investors Search for Development Opportunities in Kenya

Kenya pledge heightened vigilance to curb Polls related Violence

Madagascar deports a suspected major Kenyan drugs Trafficker

Kenya soldiers kill 15 Al-Shabaab Militants in Somalia Operation

Cargo Ship MV OS-35 is successfully freed from Somali Pirates

Kenyan pair claim 2017 Paris marathon Kimutai wins Rotterdam | Coastweek

EU NAVFOR -- Chinese PLA Navy warship Yulin and Pakistan Navy warship Tippu Sultan monitor MV OS-35 after successful rescue operation. EU Naval Force confirms that cargo ship, MV OS-35, that was attacked by suspected armed pirates on Saturday 8 April, is safe and en route to port after successful cooperation between international counter-piracy naval forces in the Gulf of Aden. PHOTO - EU NAVFOR

 

Kenya suggest community policing assist cut back on insecurity

Emir of The State of Qatar begins two-day Official Visit to Kenya

FOCUS: Zambian police hold opposition leader after overnight raid

China navy rescues crew and Tuvalua ship from Somalia pirates

Kenyan soldiers kill al-Shabaab commander in southern Somalia

Maverick Vinales Wins Argentina MotoGP - Valentino Rossi 2nd

Kenyan pair claim 2017 Paris marathon Kimutai wins Rotterdam

Kenyan pair claim 2017 Paris marathon Kimutai wins Rotterdam | Coastweek

PARIS France -- Men’s champion Paul Lonyangata of Kenya doubled his happieness as his wife Purity Rionoripo [left] claimed the women’s title in the 2017 Paris marathon. ROTTERDAM Netherlands -- Meanwhile Kenyan athlete Marius Kimutai [center] won the 37th edition of the Rotterdam Marathon on Sunday, beating his compatriots Lawrence Cherono and Laban Korir. PHOTOS - PARIS MARATHON 2017 and ROTTERDAM MARATHON 2017

 

Kenya and State of Qatar confirming Deals to boost bilateral ties

Emir of Qatar and Saudi Prince visiting Kenya to strengthen ties

President Zuma warns against South Africa Racism resurgence

South Africa ruling ANC concern at Downgrade of Credit Rating

'Kenya Kesho' develops public Primary School for Girls in Kwale

Six family members dead in road accident in Ruai eastern Kenya

Kenya wildlife campaigners kick off long Walk to Save elephants


MAKING NEWS ON COASTWEEK.COM


 

Central Bank of Kenya warns on likely return of 'Ponzi' schemes

United States issues travel warning for Kenya ahead of elections

Tanzania launch platform to improve energy sector development

Zanzibar marks Anniversary Assassination of President Karume

Tanga port building botanical garden to protect rare Forest cover

FOCUS: Nearly 200,000 South Sudanese flee to Uganda this year

Aga Khan Academy student proposes new solar-powered airport

 Shashank Arvindan, with his proposes Solar-powered airport model | Coastweek

A 15-year-old student from Aga Khan Academy Mombasa has created a model for a solar -powered airport for Mombasa, which could save millions of shillings a year in energy charges. The Energy Research in Airports Review of May 2016 reports that a standard airport spends 94,000 U.S. Dollars a year on electricity.

 

Funding allows WFP resume food aid to Kenya refugee camps

Severe Drought has displaced 536,000 Somalis in Five months

Champion Jemima Sumgong testing 'Positive' to banned Drugs

Thousands shout in street demand President Zuma resignation

China contractors complete first berth of Lamu port in mid 2018

Dubai-owned Port operator wins Concession for Port in Somalia

Luxury Leisure Lodge Beach and Golf Resort: Still the very best!

Luxury Leisure Lodge Beach and Golf Resort: Still the very best! | Coastweek

LEISURE LODGE RESORT Diani -- Long serving Leisure Lodge tea specialist Commis Chef Omari Said Shauri [left] infront of the lido area, and Resident Manager Martin M. Mburugu [right] infront of the dramatic makuti roof lobby and lounge. Two Swedish former tour leaders and travel agents who, many years ago, lived and worked with the Kenya South Coast tour industry report on their recent, brief, and nostalgic visit: "What is truly fabulous is the warmth, general thoughtfulness and old-style courtesy of all the hotel staff at Leisure Lodge".

 

Army chiefs reshuffled as Somalia declares 'War on al-Shabaab'

Italian Warship visiting fuel tanker after Pirate Ordeal off Somalia

South Africans prepare for march against President Jacob Zuma

East African bloc ready to adopt harmonized tourism master plan

Traders across Kenya feeling the pinch as Commodity prices rise

Police hold seven refugees over Terror links and Human traffick

Attacks on Africans 'exposes reality of Racism in India' - Experts

More households in Kenya obtain TV sets amid digital migration

Coast anti-Narcotics Police deporting three Italians from Malindi

Paul Tergat bid for Kenya national Olympic Committee chairman

 

Cyprian Fernandes: Seraphino Antao family album of Mombasa

Julian Costa Silva - Unheralded Mombasa Goan 'muso' Pioneer

Kenya Police order probe into extrajudicial killing of two suspects

FOCUS:  Severe Drought in Somalia Endangers 300,000 Children

Khartoum assists in release of Foreigners held in South Sudan


 

 WIND AND WEATHER MOMBASA


Sarova hotels are not only situated
in the most convenient locations but
represent the very pinnacle of
luxuriously appointed accommodation
in the East African region


 

 

Sarova Taita Hills Easter banner

Oman Air Launches Four Times Weekly Service Flight into Nairobi  

Oman Air launch Muscat to Nairobi flight | Coastweek

Oman Air officially launched their Muscat to Nairobi flight which commenced on Monday, 27th March. In Nairobi for the event is Deputy Chief Executive officer and Executive Vice President Commercial Abdulraham Al Busaidi [centre] holding miniature aircraft and Mohammed Al Shikely, Vice President Marketing, Oman Air, flanked by a member of the cabin crew. The airline will fly four times a week and have special offers until 31 May 2017.


 LATEST 
 

2017-diamondtrust | Coastweek

..

.

     

 

HAPPY, HEARTENING, HONEYMOONS

Romantic Venues
Delightful Views

 

Chinese Arts Group Perform in Waterfront Amphitheatre, S. Africa

Chinese Arts Group Perform in Cape Town | Coastweek

CAPE TOWN (Xinhua) -- Men and women perform at the V&A Waterfront Amphitheatre in Cape Town, South Africa, April 3, 2017. Jiangsu Performing Arts Group, a Chinese performance arts group performed at amphitheatre on Monday evening. The group from Jiangsu is also scheduled to perform in Windhoek, Namibia as part of their 2017 tour. XINHUA/ANDRE LOUW


 RECENT 
 
   
 

Fare hike in Cairo metro adds to economic woes of grassroots 

Cairo metro fare | Coastweek

CAIRO (Xinhua) -- Passengers get on and off a metro train. A passenger displays his ticket at Maadi metro station in Cairo, Egypt on March 31, 2017. Egypt has doubled Cairo metro fare amid financial difficulties and nearly 3.5 million commuters relying on Cairo’s metro everyday fumed by the move, as they already suffered sharp rise in living costs. XINHUA/ZHAO DINGZHE

 

Mother and Son Dominate Autocross 3 Action At Champagne Park

Gillian Biley in blue buggy and Ryan Bailey in red buggy | Coastweek

Ryan Bailey and his mum Gillian were among the star attractions as the third round of the KCB National Autocross Championship came to a dramatic conclusion at the Champagne Park in Kajiado’s Kipeto area. Gillian, a former KNRC navigator, clocked 9:53.90minutes to win the Two Wheel Drive Non Turbo Class. His son Ryan Bailey beat Rajveer Thethy to the tape to win the 2WD Non Turbo Junior Class.


 CULTURE 

   

 FEATURES AND SPECIAL REPORTS

Francis Ishaya, a 32-year-old Nigerian, attracted judges and guests with his culinary skills to emerge as a winner of a Chinese cooking competition in Abuja. The competition was organized by the multinational construction firm - China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation. Ishaya, obtained high marks for a jury of professional chefs.

 

 

Saturday Club donate a wheelchair | Coastweek

Saturday Club Chairman [C] and members Sameer Shah, Jayendra Shah donated a wheelchair to Mrs. Rachael Fatima, a polio victim.

Annual Windhoek Carnival float parade in Namibia | Coastweek

People attend a float parade along the Independence Avenue in Namibia featuring music, a masked ball and street parades.

 
 


 THIS WEEK IN PHOTOS

 

 


MAKING NEWS ON COASTWEEK.COM


 


 LETTERS and BOOK REVIEWS

Confucius Institute helps Kenyans with Chinese language skills

Confucius Institute helps Kenyans with Chinese language skills | Coastweek

NAIROBI (Xinhua) -- Eunice Lamba-Chacha [left], Deputy Director, Directorate of Immigration and Registration of Persons and chief Guest presents a certificate to an immigration officer during a graduation ceremony at the University of Nairobi’s Confucius Institute in Nairobi. Kenya Revenue Authority (KRA) officers [right] attend their graduation ceremony at the University of Nairobi’s Confucius Institute in Nairobi. KRA and immigration officials on Friday completed a three-month Chinese language course to sharpen their skills as part of efforts to promote interactions with Chinese visitors. XINHUA PHOTOS - CHARLES ONYANGO

 

 


 AGRICULTURE 

Voyager Beach Resort banner

.

     

 

 

Helicopters from 'Operation Atalanta' keeping watch off Somalia

Helicopters from 'Operation Atalanta' keeping watch off Somalia | Coastweek

OFF SOMALIA (EU NAVFOR) -- EU Naval Force’s flagship, ESPS Galicia, has two SH-3D Sea King helicopters on board. The helicopters have wide-ranging capabilities, including over the horizon surveillance, vertical replenishment (VERTREP), medical evacuations and crew transfers to other EU Naval Force warships. PHOTOS - EU NAVFOR

 


 FOCUS: ZIMBABWE

 

 


 SPORTS  



High Scores and Upsets for Cricketers in 6th Week of NIC Cup 2017

.

The Johnnie Walker Golf Series Promotes Spirit of Camaraderie

.

Shankar Electronics Sponsors Ladies Greensomes at Nyali Golf

.

Zulfikar Ali, Kenya and East Africa’s Greatest All Round Cricketer

.

Rangers Fight To Win League And Secure Place In The KPL

.

Mother And Son Dominate Autocross 3 Action At Champagne Park

.

Kenya seeks to turn tide in quest for success at Hong Kong Sevens

.

Kenya risks missing at sitting volleyball qualifiers due to lack of funds

.

Kenya's Tergat launches bid for national Olympic committee chairman

.

Athletics experts fear E. African domination killing World XC Championships

.

Coast Bridge with C. P. Shah and Results - Open Pairs Bridge

.

Diani, Mombasa, Malindi, Lamu Tides Time Tables April 07 - 13, 2016
 

 EATING OUT IN KAMPALA • UGANDA

 


MAKING NEWS ON COASTWEEK.COM


 


 SPORTS EXTRA 
 

.

NYALI GOLF and COUNTRY CLUB

Ranked one of the best courses in Kenya.
.


Facilities: Golf, swimming, squash and tennis.
Mombasa mainland.18 holes with grass fairways.
Visitors welcome. Handicap not necessary.
Guest policy - Monday, Tuesday, Friday and
other days when there are no competitions. 
Rates: from U.S. $ 12. Dress code: proper golf attire.
e-mail:
nyaligolf@wananchi.com
website: www.nyaligolf.co.ke

.

 


 MORE FROM INSIDE THIS WEEK 

Serena Hotels Kenya Thank You banner | Coastweek


MAKING NEWS ON COASTWEEK.COM


 

 

 

 


 VIDEOS OF INTEREST THIS WEEK 

 

New project to map Octopus fishing in the Western Indian Ocean

New project to map octopus fishing in the Western Indian Ocean | Coastweek

ZANZIBAR Africa Union Interafrican Bureau for Animal Resources -- Octopus are an important resource for many coastal communities, especially in Tanzania, Kenya, Madagascar, Rodrigues and Mozambique, and are both consumed locally and sold for export to Europe. A first of its kind project will provide African fishers with a benchmark for sustainable octopus fishing. PHOTOS - AU-IBAR

 

.

.

  VIPINGO RIDGE   CENTRAL LONDON**   MTWAPA CREEK  

.

   

 

 

.

  Vipingo Ridge Plot A138 - For SaIe A138 : God’s Own Country! One of the first release prime one acre Sunset - Inland view plots overlooking miles of coastal coconut forest. Located on the exclusive Vipingo Ridge golfing community north of Mombasa. Affords access to the 18 hole championship golf course. Contact - Telephone: +254722694348 e-mail cosmogrimwood@gmail.com   Stunning brand new apartment with private garden in London’s central Zone One. Walking distance from new hotspot Kings Cross. Bifold doors open the whole wall onto your garden with Mexican terracotta tiled terrace. Your garden backs onto the gardens of multi-million pound Thornhill Square with its famous curved houses. E-mail contact: bussmann.jane@gmail.com   Mtwapa Creek side villa. 0,36 ha size of property. 490 m2 size of building. House : five bedrooms ensuite, two livingrooms, one restroom, two kitchen, two toilet rooms, one office, one laundry, swimming pool, two storage rooms, one workshop with diesel generator, two marina stores, one jetty. Fresh water well. Contact details: e-mail creekresidence@gmail.com also mobile no. 0702440919l  

.

 

 

TO ADVERTISE ON THIS WEB SITE:  www.coastweek.com
Please contact

MOMBASA - GULSHAN JIVRAJ, Mobile: 0722 775164,
Tel: 0731 099309 / (+254) (41) 2230130 / Wireless: 020 3549187
e-mail: info@coastweek.com

NAIROBI - ANJUM H. ASODIA, Mobile: 0733 775446 / 0773 468786
e-mail: anjum@asodia.co.ke

 
    © Coastweek Newspapers Limited               Tel: (+254) (41) 2230130  |  Wireless: 020 3549187  |  E-mail: info@coastweek.com