|6th Speaker of the National
Assembly of Tanzania
12 November 2010
|Preceded by||Samuel Sitta|
|Member of Parliament
for Njombe South
|Member of Parliament|
|Constituency||None (Nominated MP)|
26 July 1949 |
Njombe, Iringa, Tanganyika
|Alma mater||Mzumbe University (AdvDip)|
|Allegiance||United Rep. of Tanzania|
|Military camp||Mafinga and Oljoro|
Early life and education
Her father was a regional commissioner who served under the Nyerere administration. She was educated at Uwemba Primary School in Njombe, Masasi Girls' Secondary School in Mtwara and Kilakala Girls' High School in Morogoro.
She was nominated to the parliament in 1975.