From Natubhai mehta
Jumba la senema la Diamond talkes Tabora
Born in Tabora Tanzania and worked at Tabora Post Office from 1951 to 1970, was the owner of Diamond Talkes Cinema till 1999. (The Cinema Hall currently has been converted into a University). Natubhai is currently residing in UK and living a postretirement life in stan more. Following the comments about the Cinema hall, some of which was posted in Tabora network, Mzee Natubhai was pleased to hear all those stories and complements. For those who might not be aware Natubhai disclose that the cinema was built in 1953 by Rajbai Hirji and was named in honour of the Diamond Jubilee celebrations for the Agakhan, hence the name Diamond talkes. Natubhai’s father Hakubhai Mehta was the first Manager of the Cinema and run it successfull until 1969 after which he retire. From 1969 his brother Pratap and him run until 199. After 2000 the late Divyesh Shah ran it and thereafter the cinema was no more.