Abdallah Kigoda

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Abdallah Kigoda

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8th Minister of Industry and Trade
In office
7 May 2012 – 12 October 2015
PresidentJakaya Kikwete
Preceded byCyril Chami
In office
1996–1997
Preceded byWilliam Shija
Succeeded byKingunge Ngombale–Mwiru
Minister of State in the President's Office for Planning and Privatization
In office
2000–2005
PresidentBenjamin Mkapa
Minister of Energy and Minerals
In office
1997–2000
PresidentBenjamin Mkapa
Member of Parliament
for Handeni
In office
October 1995 – 12 October 2015
Personal details
Born(1953-11-25)25 November 1953
Tanganyika
Died12 October 2015(2015-10-12) (aged 61)
India
NationalityTanzanian
Political partyCCM
Alma materUniversity of Dar es Salaam
Vanderbilt University (MA)
University of Missouri (PhD)
ProfessionEconomist

Abdallah Omar Kigoda (25 November 1953 – 12 October 2015) was a Tanzanian CCM politician and Member of Parliament for Handeni constituency. He served from 1995 to 2015. He served as the Minister of Industry and Trade.[1]

Kigoda died on 12 October 2015 while undergoing treatment in India for cancer, aged 61.[2]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Member of Parliament CV". Parliament of Tanzania. Archived from the original on 24 September 2015. Retrieved 5 September 2013.
  2. Waziri Kigoda afariki dunia nchini India, Mwananchi