Ali Hassan Mwinyi

Tanzanian President

Ali Hassan Mwinyi (born May 8, 1925) is a Tanzanian politician.[1] He was the second President of Tanzania from 1985 to 1995.[1] Before that he had been Interior Minister and Vice President.[1] He also was chairman of the ruling party, the Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) from 1990 to 1996.[1]

Ali Hassan Mwinyi
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2nd President of Tanzania
In office
5 November 1985 – 23 November 1995
Prime MinisterJoseph Warioba (1985–90)
John Malecela (1990–94)
Cleopa Msuya (1994–95)
Preceded byJulius Nyerere
Succeeded byBenjamin Mkapa
3rd President of Zanzibar
In office
30 January 1984 – 24 October 1985
Preceded byAboud Jumbe
Succeeded byIdris Abdul Wakil
Personal details
Born (1925-05-08) 8 May 1925 (age 95)
Kivure, Pwani Region, Tanzania
NationalityTanzanian
Political partyCCM
Spouse(s)Siti Mwinyi
RelationsHussein Mwinyi (son)
Children12
Nickname(s)Mzee Ruksa

Mwinyi was born in Kivure, in the Pwani Region.

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Europa Publications (2003). The International Who's Who 2004. Routledge. p. 1193. ISBN 1-85743-217-7.

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