CPA Parliamentary Academy

Parliament of Tanzania

Hon. Dr Tulia Ackson Mwansasu, MP, Speaker of the National Assembly
CPA Tanzania Branch President
National Assembly of Tanzania;
Ms Nenelwa Joyce Mwihambi, Clerk of the National Assembly
CPA Tanzania Branch Secretary
National Assembly of Tanzania;

Joined the Commonwealth: 1 January 1961

CPA Branch Formed: 1 January 1962

Unicameral/Bicameral: Unicameral - National Assembly (319)

Parliament/Legislature website: National Assembly of Tanzania

Standing Orders: National Assembly

Constitution: Click here


Number of Departmental/Ministry Oversight Committees:  6 Departments. 13 Parliamentary Standing Committees.

Names of House Management (such as Privileges or Procedure) Committees:  1. The Parliamentary Services Commission. 2. The Parliamentary Standing Committee.

Recent Articles in The Parliamentarian:

Recent Involvement in CPA Programmes:

  • CWP Africa Region Gender Sensitization Workshop on Advancing Women’s Participation in Electoral Processes, 25-29 October 2019

Key Facts

Date of Independence
09 Dec 1961
CPA Branch Formed
01 Jan 1962
Voting Age
First Parliament
01 Jan 1962
Seat of Parliament