Hissein Brahim Taha

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Hissein Brahim Taha
حسين إبراهيم طه
Minister of Foreign Affairs
Assumed office
5 February 2017
Prime MinisterAlbert Pahimi Padacké
Preceded byMoussa Faki
Ambassador of  Chad to  Taiwan
In office
2001 – 2006
Preceded byHelena Tchiouna
Succeeded bySoungui Ahmed
Ambassador of  Chad to  France
fr:Ambassade du Tchad en France
Assumed office
2006
Preceded byMoukhtar Wawa Dahab
Personal details
Born (1951-11-01) November 1, 1951 (age 67)
Abéché, Chad
Children6
Alma materIn 1978 graduated from the Institut national des langues et civilisations orientales in Paris.

Hissein Brahim Taha (Arabic: حسين إبراهيم طه‎) is a Chadian diplomat who has served in the government of Chad as Minister of Foreign Affairs since 2017.

Career[edit]

  • From 1979 to 1989 he was Adviser at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in N'Djamena.
  • From 1990 to May 1991 he was director of the Office of the Minister of Foreign Affairs in N'Djamena.
  • From June 1991 to 2001 he was First Counselor at the Embassy in Riyadh.
  • From 2001 to 2006 he was Ambassador to Taiwan.
  • Beginning in 2006 he was Ambassador to France with coaccreditation to the Vatican City[1]

Taha was appointed to the government as Minister of Foreign Affairs on 5 February 2017, succeeding Moussa Faki, who had been elected as Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union.[2]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ S.E. il Sig. Hissein Brahim Taha Ambasciatore del Ciad presso la Santa Sede, [1]
  2. ^ Ken Karuri, "Chad reshuffles cabinet as Moussa Faki takes over as AU chair", Africanews, 6 February 2017.

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Political offices
Preceded by
Moussa Faki
Foreign Minister of Chad
5 February 2017 – present
Incumbent