|Minister of Transport|
24 January 2015 – 5 November 2015
|Preceded by||Harrison Mwakyembe|
|4th Minister of East African Cooperation|
28 November 2010 – 24 January 2015
|Preceded by||Diodorus Kamala|
|Succeeded by||Harrison Mwakyembe|
|5th Speaker of the National Assembly|
26 December 2005 – 16 July 2010
|Preceded by||Pius Msekwa|
|Succeeded by||Anne Makinda|
|Member of Parliament
for Urambo East
December 2005 – July 2015
|Preceded by||Amani Karavina|
|Succeeded by||Margaret Sitta|
|Born||18 December 1942
Urambo District, Tanganyika
|Died||7 November 2016
|Resting place||Urambo District, Tanzania|
|Alma mater||University of Dar es Salaam
|Positions||MD, Tanzania Investment Centre (1996-2005)|
Samuel John Sitta (18 December 1942 – 7 November 2016) was a Tanzanian CCM politician and Member of Parliament for Urambo East. He was the Speaker of the National Assembly of Tanzania from 2005 to 2010 and Minister of East African Cooperation from 2010 to 2015.
Life and career
Sitta, a member of the majority Chama Cha Mapinduzi party, served as a member of parliament from 1975 to 1995 and was director-general of the Tanzania Investment Centre. Later he served again as an MP, representing Urambo Mashariki.
- Munyaga, Mboneko (30 September 2009), "Former Prime Minister Salim Showers Praise On Sitta", AllAfrica.com, AllAfrica Global Media, retrieved 3 May 2010
- "Member of Parliament CV". Parliament of Tanzania. Retrieved 6 September 2013.
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- Said, Mariam. "Mugufuli mourns Sitta". dailynews.co.tz. Retrieved 2016-11-07.
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