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international organization administrator

Zakia Hamdani Meghji, Tanzanian international organization administrator. Member Tanzanian Parliament, since 1986; chair Savings and Credit Cooperative, Moshi, since 1984; trustee Secondary School, since 1986; board directors Primary School Board, since 1985. Member Moshi Womens Club (chair since 1986).

Background

Meghji, Zakia Hamdani was born on December 31, 1946 in Zanzibar, Tanzania. Daughter of Mohammed Abdulrahman Hamdani and Salama Rubeya El-Genzel.

Education

Bachelor, University Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1971. Master of Arts, University Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania, 1976.

Career

Lecturer Secondary School Ministry Education, Dar-Es-Salaam, 1971-1972. Head department Cooperative College, Moshi, Tanzania, 1972-1975, head department, senior lecturer Tanzania, 1975-1978. Education officer-women International Cooperative Alliance, 1978-1982, programme officer women and youth, since 1982.

Consultant women, youth and development in cooperatives Tanzania, since 1986. Minister for health United Republic of Tanzania, Dar es Salaam, since 1994. District commissioner, Moshi, 1988-1990, regional commissioner, 1990-1992, deputy minister health, 1992-1994.

Minister for health United Republic of Tanzania, since 1994.

Membership

Member Tanzanian Parliament, since 1986. Chair Savings and Credit Cooperative, Moshi, since 1984. Trustee Secondary School, since 1986.

Board directors Primary School Board, since 1985. Member Moshi Womens Club (chair since 1986).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, swimming.

Connections

Married Ramadhan Meghji, March 21, 1971. Children: Nyangu, Mahir, Jamilla, Salama, Abdulrahman.

father:
Mohammed Abdulrahman Hamdani

mother:
Salama Rubeya El-Genzel

spouse:
Ramadhan Meghji

child:
Nyangu Meghji

child:
Mahir Meghji

child:
Jamilla Meghji

child:
Salama Meghji

child:
Abdulrahman Meghji