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Broadcasting executive

Nkwabi Ng'Wanakilala, Tanzanian broadcasting executive. Advisory Diploma in Adult Education, Diploma Journalism and Publishing. Member African Adult Education Association, Media Institute South Africa, Southern African Broadcastin Association (director since 1993).

Background

Ng'Wanakilala, Nkwabi was born on August 8, 1945 in Mwanza, Lake, Tanzania. Son of Simon Ng'W. and Aruna (Aruna) Simba.

Education

Bachelor with honors, University Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1972. Diploma Advtsng. Adult Education, University Manchester, England, 1976. Master of Education, University Manchester, England, 1981.

Licentiate, University Tampere, Finland, 1990. Postgraduate, University Tampere, Finland, 1990.

Career

Head mass communications department Institute Adult Education, Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1973-1979. Director information services Ministry Information and Broadcasting, Tanzania, 1979-1981. Director Tanzania News Agency, Tanzania, 1981-1986, Tanzania, since 1994.

Information officer Southern African Development Conference, Gabon and Botswana, 1986-1990. Director Radio Tanzania, Dar-es-Salaam, 1991-1994. Director Population Communications International, New York, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Advisory Diploma in Adult Education, Diploma Journalism and Publishing.

Membership

Member African Adult Education Association, Media Institute South Africa, Southern African Broadcastin Association (director since 1993).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Doing commentaries, outdoor filming, hunting.

Connections

Married Nadhira Mbaruku Ng'Wanakilala, May 20. 1979; children: Lulu, Vilala, Fuawbuka, Touma, Minja, Natasha, Kijiku, Manyanda.

father:
Simon Ng'W. Simba

mother:
Aruna (Aruna) Simba

spouse:
Nadhira Mbaruku Ng'Wanakilala

child:
Lulu Ng'Wanakilala

child:
Vilala Ng'Wanakilala

child:
Fuawbuka Ng'Wanakilala

child:
Touma Ng'Wanakilala

child:
Minja Ng'Wanakilala

child:
Natasha Ng'Wanakilala

child:
Kijiku Ng'Wanakilala

child:
Manyanda Ng'Wanakilala