Inter schools chess competition

25 July 2012

The chess club continued with its upswing performance by attending their first tournament of the year in 2012.

The chess club continued with its upswing performance by attending their first tournament of the year in 2012. This year the school will witness many chess tournaments, as the vibrant chess club continues to swim in its exemplary performance with names such as: Aisha Abubakar Hatimy, Naima Abdulrahman, Nilufar Rustam Khan, Nadiir Nizar, Fatma Omar,Halima Ab-dulmunim, Elizabeth Atieno, Jamillah Nasir, Naim Abdulhakim.

These students participated in The Mombasa Junior Chess Tournament that took place on 25 February 2012 at Nyali Primary School, Mombasa. The school emerged second after defeating other schools such as Aga Khan Academy, Mombasa, Shree Swaminarayan, Nyali Primary, Mombasa Academy and Coast Academy among other schools that were in attendance.

Aga Khan Primary School produced the best girl, Aisha Abubakar Hatimy who was awarded a trophy and selected to represent Mombasa in the on-going Kenya Junior Chess Competition. The competition will see the winner represent the country in the International Junior Chess Tournament in the course of the year.