Ras Mkumbuu and Mkamandume Ruins

The Ras Mkumbuu ruins are located in Wesha about 17 kilometers from Chakechake town. The visit includes among others, visit of the dead mosque, the Mwanamwari grave, and other ruins. The dead mosque is said to have sank into water. The Ras Mkumbuu visit may be combined with Mkamandume ruins located at about seven and half miles from the small town of Chake Chake.

The MKAMA NDUME ruled the whole Island of Pemba with his inhuman cruelty. Mkama Ndume is said to be a Persian Prince then the King of Pemba during the 15th century, until the arrival of the Portuguese who assassinated him. His real name was Mohammed Bin Abdulrahman