see MombasaMombasa
, city (1990 est. pop. 537,000), capital of Coast prov., SE Kenya, mostly on Mombasa island in the Indian Ocean and partly on the mainland (with which it is connected by a causeway). It is Kenya's chief port and an important commercial and industrial center.
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An amateur video showing one of the ferries at the Likoni channel in a near collision with a ship has raised concern over the safety of travellers using the sea crossing.The viral clip, which surfaced on Wednesday morning, showed a ferry midway across the channel with terrified onlookers who almost witnessed a catastrophe as the ship leaving the Kilindini harbour almost flattened the ferry.
Some 254 containers are set for disposal if not collected by September 17 at the ICD while 479 are at the KRA's Kilindini Harbour warehouse.
Charcoal available in markets in Moshi is often transported from other regions such as Korogwe and Kilindini in Tanga region, Simanjiro and Kiteto in Manyara region etc.
Work on constructing the new terminal at Kilindini Port began in March 2014 following the conclusion of a $261m loan from JICA.
Abdalla's family (on his mother's side) belongs to the so-called 'Kilindini' group of Mombasa's urban core, the 'Twelve Tribes' (see Berg 1968), and further relatives include Islamic scholars, poets and healers.
Then on her tour of Kenya she was due to come to Mombasa the very next day and all us kids had been promised a holiday and issued little Union Jacks to wave furiously as the royal princess (as we supposed) travelled along Kilindini Avenue under the giant crossed elephant tusks built specially to welcome her.
The Kilindini Harbour in Mombasa has recorded remarkable growth in the last decade.
KCB will roll this out to seven branch centers which are KCB Kilindini, KCB Kimathi, KCB Eastleigh, KCB Garissa, KCB Lamu, KCB Mvita and KCB Mwembe Tayari.
Most specimens have fairly uniformly dark red-brown to black abdomens except for the BMNH male from Kilindini where the dominant colour is orange.
Penalty is an obvious concern, especially as he has to concede the best part of a stone to chasing debutante Kilindini, who is an interesting recruit pitched in at a modest level
During his tenure as governor of EAP, he secured a development loan not only to establish a railway network, but also a deep-water port at Kilindini, which his predecessors had failed to do.