Children, Ally Sykes, Abdulwahid Sykes, Abbas Sykes. Kleist Sykes (– ) was a Tanganyikan political activist. He helped form the Tanganyika. The Life and Times of Abdulwahid Sykes () [Mohamed Said] on Amazon. com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The life and times of Abdulwahid Sykes (): the untold story of the muslim struggle against British colonialism in Tanganyika. 4 likes. Book.

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Nyerere embarks on more than that. Among all his children only two came to be prominent — Dossa Aziz and Hamza Aziz.

Cancel Forgot your password? Kleist Sykes had left his mark on the history of Dar es Salaam. The new Tanganyika needed direct rule a concept that it was more difficult to impose on Zanzibar and Pemba.

This book is not about TANU, nor even about the struggle for Uhuru in Tanganyika; it is about the part that Sykes and his Muslim associates played in that struggle. Kleist Sykes — was a Tanganyikan political activist.

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My father was in the Maulid Committee which organized celebrations to mark the birth of The Prophet Muhammad. A National party needed the support of up-country Christians and what the author calls ‘Nyerere intellectuals’. He was a building contractor but was restricted to building houses for Africans only. I remember when I was very little my friends used to ask me if it is true I was a Muslim because of my names. The E-mail message field is required.


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View all subjects More like this Similar Items. Please enter recipient e-mail address es. Kleist Sykes had also initiated a plan to built a school for Muslim children of Dar es Salaam so that Muslim children could get education without the fear of being sykws to Christianity were they to be enrolled in missionary schools.

Advanced Search Find a Library. He would sit outside his house with his friends and order endless cups of coffee when coffee was sold by vendors making the rounds in Dar es Salaaam. Kalenga was once the fort of Chief Mkwawa. After the election the author admits that “the Muslims who had sacrificed a lot in the struggle Linked Data More info about Linked Data. Germans had a military camp at Pangani, the small coastal town few miles from Tanga which in those days was an important sykea in the German administration.

When the Aga Khan came to Tanganyika in and was told of this project he donated money and the school was sykee. Kleist Sykes was known as Kleist Plantan, after taking the name Plantan from Effendi Plantan, a relative who brought up our father after the death of his father Sykes Mbuwane.

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Don’t have an account? All of them, Kleist, Mwalimu Thomas, Schneider and Mashado came to play leading roles in the struggle against colonialism and in Muslim politics before and after independence. Abdulwahid Sykes Abdulwahid Sykes. As indicated earlier Kleist Sykes was a chain smoker who loved his coffee. Preview this item Preview this item.

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Toleo jipya View all editions and formats. Colonial regulations barred him from acquiring a licence abdulwahdi enable him to undertake construction of storied buildings. When he died of bronchitis on 23 May Dar es Salaam had never seen such a well-attended funeral. He led the suppression of the resistance of and was made Governor of German East Africa Tanzania — History —