Cabinet of Tanzania

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Coat of arms of Tanzania.svg
This article is part of a series on the
politics and government of
Flag of Tanzania.svg Tanzania portal

The Cabinet of Tanzania is the most senior level of the executive branch of Tanzania and consists of the President, Vice President, President of Zanzibar, Prime Minister and all the Ministers.[1] Deputy Ministers are not part of the cabinet.

Current Cabinet[edit]

Party key
Chama Cha Mapinduzi
Cabinet of Tanzania: 7 October 2017 - Present [2]
Portrait Portfolio Incumbent
John Magufuli 2015.png President
Commander-in-chief of the Armed Forces
John Magufuli
Samia Suluhu Hassan.jpg Vice President Samia Suluhu
Ali Mohamed Shein, September 2014 (cropped).jpg President of Zanzibar
(Semi-autonomous region)
Ali Mohamed Shein
Kassim Majaliwa.jpg Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa MP
No image.svg Ministers of State in the President’s Office
Regional Administration, Local Government, Civil Service and Good Governance
George Mkuchika MP
No image.svg Selemani Jafo MP
No image.svg Minister of State in the Vice President’s Office
Union Affairs and Environment
George Simbachawene MP
No image.svg Minister of State in the Prime Minister's Office
Policy, Parliamentary Affairs, Labour, Employment, Youth and the Disabled
Jenista Mhagama MP
Minister of Agriculture Japhet Hasunga MP
No image.svg Minister of Livestock and Fisheries Luhaga Mpina MP
No image.svg Minister of Constitutional Affairs and Justice Palamagamba Kabudi MP
Hussein Mwinyi.jpg Minister of Defence and National Service Hussein Mwinyi MP
No image.svg Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Vocational Training Joyce Ndalichako MP
No image.svg Minister of Energy Medard Kalemani MP
Angellah Kairuki.jpg Minister of Minerals Angellah Kairuki MP
No image.svg Minister of Finance and Planning Philip Mpango MP
Augustine Mahiga (cropped).jpg Minister of Foreign Affairs, E.A.C., Regional and International Cooperation Augustine Mahiga MP
No image.svg Minister of Health, Community Development, Gender, Seniors and Children Ummy Mwalimu MP
Minister of Home Affairs Alphaxard Kangi Lugola MP
No image.svg Minister of Industry, Trade and Investment Joseph Kakunda MP
Harrison Mwakyembe.jpg Minister of Information, Culture, Artists and Sports Harrison Mwakyembe MP
William Lukuvi cropped.png Minister of Lands, Housing and Human Settlements William Lukuvi MP
Hamisi Kigwangalla.png Minister of Natural Resources and Tourism Hamisi Kigwangalla MP
No image.svg Minister of Water and Irrigation Isack Aloyce Kamwelwe MP
Makame Mbarawa IAEA.png Minister of Works, Transport and Communication Makame Mbarawa MP
Also attending Cabinet meetings (excluding voting rights)
No image.svg Attorney General George Masaju

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Cabinet of Tanzania". May 2012. Retrieved February 23, 2013.
  2. ^ Kolumbia, Louis (7 October 2017). "List of the new cabinet unveiled Oct 7 by President Magufuli". The Citizen Tanzania. Retrieved 9 October 2017.