Mawlana Hazar Imam addresses the gathering at the inauguration of the Aga Khan University Hospital Heart and Cancer Centre in Nairobi.
Mawlana Hazar Imam addresses the gathering at the inauguration of the Aga Khan University Hospital Heart and Cancer Centre in Nairobi.
Kenyan Jamat gathers to witness opening of Heart and Cancer Centre by Mawlana Hazar Imam and President Kibaki
Kenyan Jamat gathers to witness opening of Heart and Cancer Centre by Mawlana Hazar Imam and President Kibaki
25 July 2011

Nairobi, 25 July 2011 – Thousands of Ismailis gathered at the Parklands Complex in Nairobi to witness the opening of a new Heart and Cancer Centre. The Aga Khan University Hospital facility was inaugurated by His Excellency President Mwai Kibaki of Kenya in the presence of Mawlana Hazar Imam.

Mawlana Hazar Imam with His Excellency, President Mwai Kibaki of Kenya at Harambee House in Nairobi.
Mawlana Hazar Imam with His Excellency, President Mwai Kibaki of Kenya at Harambee House in Nairobi.
Mawlana Hazar Imam meets with President Kibaki in Nairobi
Mawlana Hazar Imam meets with President Kibaki in Nairobi
23 July 2011

Nairobi, 22 July 2011 – Mawlana Hazar Imam met with His Excellency President Mwai Kibaki at Harambee House in Nairobi today. Continuing his Jamati visit to Kenya, Hazar Imam had returned to the capital after spending a few days in Mombasa where he met with the Jamat and visited the Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa.

Mawlana Hazar Imam at the institutional leadership dinner in Kampala, Uganda on 12 July 2011.
Mawlana Hazar Imam at the institutional leadership dinner in Kampala, Uganda on 12 July 2011.
Video: Mawlana Hazar Imam at the Uganda Jamati Institutional Dinner
20 July 2011

Mawlana Hazar Imam attended a dinner with the Jamati and institutional leaders of Uganda held at the Kampala Serena Hotel. During the evening, President Huzur Mukhi Mohamed Lalani presented Hazar Imam a gift of an incense burner cover from Khorasan shaped in the form of a horse head, on behalf of those gathered.

Mawlana Hazar Imam applauds during the institutional dinner, together with Ismaili Council President Aitmadi Zul Abdul and AKDN Resident Representative Aitmadi Aziz Bhaloo.
Mawlana Hazar Imam applauds during the institutional dinner, together with Ismaili Council President Aitmadi Zul Abdul and AKDN Resident Representative Aitmadi Aziz Bhaloo.
Mawlana Hazar Imam attends Kenyan Jamati Institutional Dinner
Mawlana Hazar Imam attends Kenyan Jamati Institutional Dinner
17 July 2011

Nairobi, 16 July 2011 – Mawlana Hazar Imam joined Jamati and institutional leaders at a dinner held in Nairobi yesterday evening. Hazar Imam was presented with a Qajar manuscript of Nasir Khusraw’s Diwan on behalf of those in attendance.

Mawlana Hazar Imam is greeted upon arrival in Nairobi, Kenya, by Mussa Abdul Dossa and Azmira Shamsudin, as Aitmadi Zul Abdul, President of the Ismaili Council for Kenya looks on.
Mawlana Hazar Imam is greeted upon arrival in Nairobi, Kenya, by Mussa Abdul Dossa and Azmira Shamsudin, as Aitmadi Zul Abdul, President of the Ismaili Council for Kenya looks on.
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Kenya
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Kenya
14 July 2011

Nairobi, 13 July 2011 – Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Kenya this evening, commencing the final leg of his three-country Jamati tour of East Africa. Mawlana Hazar Imam is in Kenya to meet with the Jamat, and will also participate in events at the Aga Khan University in Nairobi.

Mawlana Hazar Imam at the institutional leadership dinner in Kampala, Uganda on 12 July 2011.
Mawlana Hazar Imam at the institutional leadership dinner in Kampala, Uganda on 12 July 2011.
Mawlana Hazar Imam completes Uganda visit
Mawlana Hazar Imam completes Uganda visit
14 July 2011

Kampala, 13 July 2011 – This morning Mawlana Hazar Imam met with the Uganda Jamat at Kampala Jamatkhana, before travelling to inspect the construction of the Bujagali Hydroelectric power dam. Yesterday, Hazar Imam attended a dinner with the Jamati and institutional leaders of Uganda.

Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives at Kampala Jamatkhana accompanied by Huzur Mukhi Mohamed Lalani, President of the Ismaili Council for Uganda.
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives at Kampala Jamatkhana accompanied by Huzur Mukhi Mohamed Lalani, President of the Ismaili Council for Uganda.
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Uganda
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Uganda
12 July 2011

Kampala, 12 July – Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived in Uganda this morning for a Jamati visit. Eagerly awaiting the Imam, the Uganda Jamat has been busy making preparations for his visit, and celebrating with traditional festivities.

Mawlana Hazar Imam applauds during the dinner with Tanzanian institutional leaders.
Mawlana Hazar Imam applauds during the dinner with Tanzanian institutional leaders.
Mawlana Hazar Imam attends dinner with Tanzanian Jamati leaders
Mawlana Hazar Imam attends dinner with Tanzanian Jamati leaders
8 July 2011

Dar es Salaam, 7 July 2011 – On the eve of his departure from Tanzania, Mawlana Hazar Imam attended a dinner with the leadership of the Tanzanian Jamat. Hazar Imam is expected to meet with the entire Tanzanian Jamat before concluding the first leg of his East African tour.

Mawlana Hazar Imam is presented with a bouquet of flowers upon his arrival at Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar es Salaam.
Mawlana Hazar Imam is presented with a bouquet of flowers upon his arrival at Julius Nyerere International Airport in Dar es Salaam.
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Tanzania
Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Tanzania
4 July 2011

Dar es Salaam, 4 July 2011 – Mawlana Hazar Imam arrived at Dar es Salaam airport this evening, commencing his Jamati visit to Tanzania. Eagerly awaiting the Imam, the Jamat has been busy making preparations for the visit and celebrating with traditional festivities.

Princess Zahra and Hafiz Sherali, Chairman of the Aga Khan Planning and Building Service, Pakistan, accept the Ashden Award from His Excellency Greg Barker, UK Government Minister for Climate Change.
Princess Zahra and Hafiz Sherali, Chairman of the Aga Khan Planning and Building Service, Pakistan, accept the Ashden Award from His Excellency Greg Barker, UK Government Minister for Climate Change.
Aga Khan Planning and Building Service receives prestigious environmental prize
Aga Khan Planning and Building Service receives prestigious environmental prize
17 June 2011

AKPBS’s innovative Building and Construction Improvement Programme has received the Award for Avoided Deforestation at this year’s Ashden Awards for Sustainable Energy. Princess Zahra, Head of the Social Welfare department of the Aga Khan Development Network, accepted the award on behalf of AKPBS at a ceremony in London.

 

Nasim Devji is presented with “CEO of the Year” at the Capital Markets Awards 2011.
Nasim Devji is presented with “CEO of the Year” at the Capital Markets Awards 2011.
CEO of Diamond Trust Bank tells of opportunities and growth in East Africa
CEO of Diamond Trust Bank tells of opportunities and growth in East Africa
15 June 2011

Nasim Devji is the Group CEO and Managing Director of Diamond Trust Bank, Kenya – an affiliate of the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development – and the first woman in the Kenyan banking industry to hold that office. She has garnered numerous career recognitions, including being named Leading African Woman in Business in 2010. Yasmin Madhani recently spoke with her.

Aga Khan Planning and Building Service a finalist for Ashden Awards — watch the live webcast on 15 June
Aga Khan Planning and Building Service a finalist for Ashden Awards — watch the live webcast on 15 June
14 June 2011

The Aga Khan Planning and Building Service’s Building and Construction Improvement Programme has been selected as one of the finalists for the 2011 Ashden Awards for sustainable energy. The winners will be announced at a ceremony in London on 15 June 2011, which will be webcast live.

 

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