Mombasa Sentence Examples
Another African breed is the Mombasa cat, in which the hair is reported to be unusually short and stiff.
Thence he visited the African coast, touching at Mombasa and Quiloa, and then sailed across to Ormuz and the Persian Gulf.
In 1902 the surrounding highlands were found to be suitable for European settlement, and Nairobi speedily grew in importance; in 1907 the headquarters of the administration were transferred to it from Mombasa.
There is a direct telegraphic service to Gondokoro and Khartum and to Mombasa.
Besides Uganda the Church Missionary Society is responsible for Mombasa.Advertisement
Another line connects at Wadi Haifa with the Sudan system, affording direct telegraphic communication via Khartum and Gondokoro with Uganda and Mombasa.
He disembarked on the coast of Mombasa, and attempted to reach his destination through the Galla country, but was forced to return.
The former soon after returned to England, but Mr Krapf remained in Shoa till March 1842, when he removed to Mombasa.
In 1903, the year in which the railway from Mombasa to the lake was completed, a steamer of 600 tons burden was launched at Port Florence.
For the last ten days or so, we have been working down the East African coast, discharging cargo at Mombasa and Tanga.Advertisement
There is some good diving on the somewhat damaged coral reef of the Mombasa Marine National Park, off the Nyali headland.
The lack of more rapid means of communication hindered the development of the colony and led to economic crises (1898-1902), which were intensified, and in part created, by the building of a railway in the adjacent British protectorate from Mombasa to Victoria Nyanza, the British line securing the trade with the lake.
In connexion with the railway from Mombasa to Victoria Nyanza a steamship service is maintained on the lake between Port Florence, Entebbe and other ports, including those in German territory.
The railway from Mombasa to Victoria Nyanza skirts the eastern side of the lake, and on the railway close to the lake is built the town of Naivasha, 6230 ft.
On his arrival at Freretown, near Mombasa, he visited many stations in the neighbourhood.Advertisement
When the Abyssinia mission was closed in 1838 one of the missionaries, Krapf, went among the Gallas and then on to Mombasa, working in company with Rebmann.
He continued his voyage down the African coast, visiting, among other places, Mombasa and Quiloa (Kilwa).
In East Africa the small Mahommedan states along the coast - Sofala, Mozambique, Kilwa, Brava, Mombasa, Malindi - either were destroyed or became subjects or allies of Portugal.
Khartum is connected by land lines with Egypt and Uganda, thus affording direct telegraphic connexion between Alexandria and Mombasa (2500 m.).
A line of stations was established from the Sobat confluence on the White Nile to the frontier of Uganda - to which country he proposed to open a route from Mombasa - and considerable progress was made in the suppression of the slave trade.Advertisement
As a Trooper, you are dropped into a battle already in progress located at New Mombasa.