Jackson Muvangila Makwetta, Tanzanian minister, politician.
Makwetta, Jackson Muvangila was born in 1943 in Njombe, Iringa, Tanzania. Son of Muvangila Sungami Makwetta.
Bachelor in Education with honors, University East Africa, 1970. Master of Arts, University Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, 1975.
Teacher Mpwapwa Secondary School, Tanzania, 1970-1971. Lecturer Institute Development Management, Mzumbe, Tanzania, 1971-1975. Member parliament for Njombe Constituency National Assembly Tanzania, Njombe, since 1975.
Chairman Presidential Commission on Education, minister of state Prime Ministers Office, minister education, minister agriculture, minister defense and national service, minister communications and transport, minister water, energy and minerals, minister science, technical and higher education, minister state president's office for manpower development, since 1977.