List of heads of government of Zanzibar

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Chief Minister of Zanzibar
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AppointerSultan of Zanzibar (1961–1964)
President of Zanzibar (1964–2010)
Formation5 June 1961
First holderMuhammad Shamte Hamadi
Final holderShamsi Vuai Nahodha
Abolished9 November 2010
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The following is a list of heads of government of Zanzibar, an autonomous region of Tanzania. The office of Chief Minister (later changed to Prime Minister) was established in 1961 and abolished in 2010, having been previously abolished between 1964 and 1983.

Chief Ministers of the Sultanate of Zanzibar[edit]

Status
  Denotes Acting Chief Minister
Chief Minister
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Tenure Political affiliation
(at time of appointment)
Sultan(s)
Took office Left office
Geoffrey Charles Lawrence
(1915–1994)
No image.png 23 February 1961 5 June 1961 Independent Abdullah
1 Muhammad Shamte Hamadi
(1907–aft. 1964)
No image.png 5 June 1961 24 June 1963 Coalition
(ZPPP + ZNP)
Abdullah

Prime Minister of the Sultanate of Zanzibar[edit]

Prime Minister
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Tenure Political affiliation
(at time of appointment)
Sultan(s)
Took office Left office
1 Muhammad Shamte Hamadi
(1907–aft. 1964)
No image.png 24 June 1963 12 January 1964
(deposed.)
Coalition
(ZPPP + ZNP)
Abdullah
Jamshid

Prime Minister of the People's Republic of Zanzibar[edit]

Prime Minister
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Tenure Political affiliation
(at time of appointment)
President(s)
Took office Left office
1 Abdullah Kassim Hanga
(1932–1969)
No image.png 12 January 1964 27 April 1964 Afro-Shirazi Party Karume

Chief Ministers of the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar[edit]

Chief Minister
(Birth–Death)
Portrait Tenure Political affiliation
(at time of appointment)
President(s)
Took office Left office
Post abolished (27 April 1964 – 21 February 1983)
1 Ramadani Baki
(1943–)
No image.png 21 February 1983 6 February 1984 Chama Cha Mapinduzi Jumbe
Mwinyi
2 Seif Sharif Hamad
(1943–)
Seif Sharif Hamad.jpg 6 February 1984 22 January 1988 Chama Cha Mapinduzi Mwinyi
Wakil
3 Omar Ali Juma
(1941–2001)
No image.png 25 January 1988 1 November 1995 Chama Cha Mapinduzi Wakil
Amour
4 Mohamed Gharib Bilal
(1945–)
Mohamed Gharib Bilal.jpg 1 November 1995 15 November 2000 Chama Cha Mapinduzi Amour
Karume
5 Shamsi Vuai Nahodha
(1962–)
No image.png 15 November 2000 9 November 2010 Chama Cha Mapinduzi Karume
Shein
Post abolished (9 November 2010 – present)

See also[edit]

The Chief Minister's Office in Chake-Chake, Pemba Island

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