Bushenyi, Uganda, 9 October 2017 —His Highness the Aga Khan, 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the Ismaili Muslims, and founder and chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network, was conferred with the Most Excellent Order of the Pearl of Africa by His Excellency President Yoweri Museveni during Uganda’s 55th Independence Day celebration held in Bushenyi earlier today.
Aga Khan receives presidential honour in Portugal
President Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa of Portugal presented the Aga Khan with...
Lisbon, Portugal, 20 July 2017 - His Highness the Aga Khan today received one of Portugal’s highest honours – the Gra-cruz da ordem de Liberdade, or Grand Cross of the Order of Liberty – in recognition of his service to uplifting lives around the world.
Opening of the first cardiac catheterisation laboratory in Mombasa's coast area
Shan Jessani, Head of Professional Services at the Aga Khan Hospital,...
Mombasa, Kenya, 9 June 2017 - A state-of-the-art cardiac catheterisation laboratory at the Aga Khan Hospital in Mombasa was today inaugurated by Her Excellency Margaret Kenyatta, the First Lady of the Republic of Kenya, in the presence of Princess Zahra Aga Khan and other dignitaries.
The Aga Khan awarded by the Architectural League of New York
League President Billie Tsien presents His Highness the Aga Khan with the...
New York, USA, 19 May 2017 – The Architectural League of New York awarded its President’s Medal to His Highness the Aga Khan on the occasion of the fortieth anniversary of the Aga Khan Award for Architecture.