Mwalimu Hassan Ally
Mwalimu's childhood was in Kimbiji, the local village to Ras Kutani and after completed his secondary education in Kigamboni in 1991, he was emplyed as a casual labourer with Selous Safari Company to help build Ras Kutani. Once the camp was completed and opened in 1992 Mwalimu was taken on as a dishwasher and from there was promptly promoted to assistant cook, showing a culinary flair and a passion for new dishes. He was trained by visiting overseas chefs from UK, America and Kenya and became Assistant Head Chef before his last career leap to Head Chef in 1996 after being trained with a UK chef and also completing his Service excellence training. Mwalimu is a very treasured member of our Ras Kutani team and when he's not dazzling guests with his love of the BBQ or his fantastic skill in dish design, he has two children and is currently busy building a new family home!
Noah Sichone is from Dar Es Salaam where he studied Business at university. He gained experience in several businesses before joining Selous Safari Company in 2006. Since then he has gained insight across the organisation, having worked at Head Office in Dar Es Salaam in the Logistics department, and the Jongomero camp in the Ruaha National Park. He is currently responsible for Administration at Ras Kutani. Noah is married to Haika and they have 3 children, Vanessa, Vivian and Masiath.