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Member of Parliament CV

Salutation Honourable Member picture
First Name: Sophia
Middle Name: Mattayo
Last Name: Simba
Member Type: Special Seat
Constituent: No Constituency
Political Party: CCM
Office Location: P.O. Box 3448, Dar es Salaam
Office Phone: +255 777 787 710/+255 784 282 677
Office Fax: +255 22 2112538
Office E-mail:
Member Status: Current Member
Date of Birth 27 July 1950
School Name/Location Course/Degree/Award Start Date End Date Level
New Hemphshire University MSc.(Community Economic Development) 2005 2007 MASTERS DEGREE
University of Dar es Salaam LLB (Hons.) 1987 1994 GRADUATE
University of Zimbambwe Postgraduate (Women's Law) 1996 1997 POSTGRADUATE
MekanForbidant College-Sweden Information Studies 1982 1982 CERTIFICATE
University of Dar es Salaam Certificate in Law 1982 1987 CERTIFICATE
NBC Secretarial College Pitman's secretarial Certificate CERTIFICATE
Kibosho Secondary School A-Level Education 1968 1969 SECONDARY
Forest Hill Secondary School O-Level Education 1966 1968 SECONDARY
Ilonga Middle School Primary Education 1961 1964 PRIMARY
Kilakala Primary School Primary Education 1958 1961 PRIMARY
Company Name Position From To
Ministry of Community Developmentr, Gender and Children Minister 2010 Todate
The Parliament of Tanzania Member - Special Seat 2010 2015
Ministry of Community Development, Gender & Children Minister 2006 2/8/2008
The Parliament of Tanzania Member - Appointed by President 2005 2010
President's Office - Good Governance Minister 2/13/2008 2010
The Parliament of Tanzania Member - Special Seat 1995 2005
Dar es Salaam City Council Councilor 1994 1996
Metal Engineering Industries Development Organization (MEIDA) Legal & Administrative Officer 1992 1997
Metal Engineering Industries Development Organization (MEIDA) Administrative Officer 1983 1992
TANTRUST Ltd. Administrative Assistant 1979
National Development Coorporation (NDC) Administrative Assistant 1971 1979
Metal Engineering Industries Development Organization (MEIDA) Ag. Executive Director
Arusha International Conference Centre Director
Air Tanzania Corporation Director
Empowerment Movement Club (NGO) Chairperson
Parliamentary Standing Committing on Community Development Chairperson
Ministry/Political Party/Location Position From To
Chama Cha Mapinduzi - CCM Member - National Executive Committee(NEC) 2007 Todate
Chama Cha Mapinduzi, CCM UWT-Chairman(Upanga West branch)) 1994
Chama Cha Mapinduzi - CCM City Councilor 1993 1995
Union of Women Tanzania - UWT Secretary (UWT-NDC branch) 1973
Chama Cha Mapinduzi - CCM Member of the board(NDC Branch-CCM) 1973