About the Ministry

Africa Department

Africa Department

Director: Ambassador Samweli W. Shelukindo (Director)

Contacts
Phone Number: +255 22 2114730
Fax Number: +255 22 211660
Email: daf@nje.go.tz 

Functions

  • Promotion of Tanzania's Interests in Africa
  • To follow-up the implementation of Tanzania's Foreign policy in the region
  • To analyze various situations that occur in the region and advise the Ministry accordingly 
  • To facilitate Tanzania's participation in regional and International Meetings/Conferences
  • To cooperate with our missions abroad to exploit various economic opportunities for Tanzania
  • To prepare and analyze briefs, reports and speeches
  • To facilitate and coordinate the activities of Joint Permanent Commissions
  • To coordinate and facilitate Tanzania participation in the activities of regional and international organisations
  • Monitoring, evaluating and following up the implementation of decisions and agreements where Tanzania is a party.