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Mawlana Hazar Imam arrives in Kenya
TheIsmaili.org
14 July 2011
  • Mawlana Hazar Imam is welcomed in Nairobi by His Excellency Hon. Kalonzo Musyoka, Vice President of the Republic of Kenya. Photo: Ejaz Karmali
    Mawlana Hazar Imam is welcomed in Nairobi by His Excellency Hon. Kalonzo Musyoka, Vice President of the Republic of Kenya. Ejaz Karmali

    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. Touching down at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Hazar Imam was received by His Excellency Hon. Kalonzo Musyoka, Vice President of the Republic of Kenya, as well as Jamati and AKDN institutional leaders.

    Mawlana Hazar Imam is in Kenya to meet with the Jamat, after having visited with Jamats in Tanzania and Uganda. While in Nairobi, Hazar Imam will also preside over the opening of the Aga Khan University Hospital's Heart and Cancer Unit, and the groundbreaking of the Aga Khan University Graduate School of Media.

    TheIsmaili.org will continue to provide updates on Mawlana Hazar Imam's East Africa visit in the coming days.