Somali born politician becomes key minister in Tanzanian government1 min read
Hussein Mohamed Bashe, A Somali born in Tanzania, has been appointed to the cabinet of President Samia Suluhu.
Tanzania’s president has reshuffled his cabinet and ruled out candidates for the 2025 presidential election.
Among the new ministers appointed by the President of Tanzania is Hussein Mohamed Bashe, who has been appointed Minister of Agriculture, being promoted from Deputy Minister of Agriculture.
The Somali-born Minister of Agriculture Hussein Mohamed Bashe was born on August 26, 1975 in the Nzega region, and is a well-known Tanzanian politician and businessman.
Hussein Mohamed Bashe, a young man who joined Tanzanian politics as a member of the ruling party, is also a Member of Parliament for Tanzania and a former Deputy Minister of Agriculture.