The Late Benjamin William Mkapa – One Year Anniversary Commemorations in Lupaso

(Masasi, Mtwara Region) On 24th June 2021, Mkapa Foundation joined other Tanzanians to commemorate the first anniversary since the death of H.E The Late Benjamin William Mkapa who was Tanzania’s 3rd President, Founder and Settlor of the Mkapa Foundation.  The memorial service was held at his home in Lupaso village, Masasi District of Mtwara Region. The Mkapa Foundation team was led by Dr. Adeline Kimambo, Chair of Mkapa Foundation’s Board of Trustees. Others in attendance...

AWF Launches Wildlife Photography Award in Honor of HE. Late Benjamin William Mkapa

14th July, 2021 H.E. The Late Benjamin William Mkapa served on various boards, locally and internationally. In Uganda, he served on the African Wildlife Foundation’s (AWF) Board of Trustees. In honor of its longest-serving member, AWF has launched the Benjamin Mkapa African Wildlife Foundation Photographic Award. Mr. Kaddu Sebunya, CEO, AWF, speaks on H.E. Late Mkapa’s vision for wildlife conservation, a topic, personal and important to Mkapa’s heart.

Growing up Under the Wings of a Giant: My Reflection on the Person of H.E. Benjamin William Mkapa as Self-Reliant, Masterful Mentor and an Unapologetic Institutionalist.

By Amb. Macocha Tembele Amb. Macocha Tembele is the Director of Multilateral Cooperation at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and East African Cooperation and was the Personal Assistant to the Late Benjamin Mkapa until his passing on My-Reflection-on-H.E.-Ben-Mkapa-in-his-One-Year-Anniversary PDF Embedder requires a url attribute

H.E President Mkapa’s contribution to Tourism in Tanzania

Zakia Meghji was Minister throughout H.E. The Late Benjamin Mkapa’s tenure; first as a Minister of Health and later as Minister for Natural Resources and Tourism. She writes of President Mkapa’s contribution to tourism in Tanzania. Zakia

Remembering Mkapa Toward Mkapa Legacy Symposium

Ambassador Peter Kalaghe worked in the State House as deputy secretary to the President Mkapa reflect back to what Mkapa did during his era Mkapa-Toward-Mkapa-Legacy-symposium-Amb-Kalaghe-

How the Newspapers Molded Ben Mkapa for The Presidency

The first time Prof Ngila Mwase communicated with Ben Mkapa, then Managing Editor of the TANU Party newspapers- the Nationalist and Uhuru was in 1969. He did not know that Mkapa would one day ascend to the Presidency. HOW-THE-NEWSPAPERS-PREPARED-BEN-MKAPA-FOR-THE-PRESIDENCY Download