He had heard that we were in difficulties, and offered to speak a good word on our behalf to Pemba Tsering.
I clapped him on the shoulder, saying, “Do you know me again, Pemba Tsering?”
Zanzibar, comprising the island of Pemba, 40 miles to the north, is a British possession.
Besides Pemba Tsering, there were two other men I had known the year before.
The Pemba trees are 100 years old, those of Zanzibar island only 50 years old.
It has also been found alive on Pemba Island, near Zanzibar.
The ship came next day to anchor, near two or three broken islands, close by Pemba, in lat.
The wise policy of the British authorities in Zanzibar and Pemba is well worthy of imitation.
This is a considerable island, having other two in its neighbourhood, one called Pemba , and the other Moyfa .
Afterwards Pemba Tsering came again, bringing two sacks of barley and a sheep.