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  • Dr. leonard Akwilapo

Chairman

Dr Akwilapo is the current Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Education, Science, Technology and Vocational Training. Before his appointment as the PS he was the director at Tanzania Institute of Education (TIE) since 2010. Before joining TIE he was a lecturer at the university of Dar es Salaam since 1993.

Dr. Akwilapo got his PhD from the University of Trondheim. He got both his Masters (Chemistry) and Bachelor (Ed) from the University of Dar es Salaam.

  • Dr. Tausi Mbaga Kida

Member

Dr. Kida is the Executive Director of the Economic and Social Research Foundation (ESRF) based in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Prior to her appointment to the post of Executive Director, Dr. Kida was the Director of Programmes at ESRF since February 2011.Dr. Kida holds a PhD in Development Economics from Erasmus University Rotterdam: The International Institute of Social Studies, the Netherlands. She also holds a MA and BA Degrees in Economics from University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

  • Mr. Daniel Mtana

Member

Mr. Mtana is currently the Director of Studies at Kilimanjaro International Institute for Telecommunications Electronics and Computers (KIITEC).

  • Prof. Ester Mwaikambo

Member

Prof. Mwaikambo currently working with the Hubert Kairuki Memorial University (HKMU), as a senior Pediatrician and a Professor of Pediatrics and Child Health. Her career spans medical education, basic science research especially on cerebral malaria and national policy development in areas of science, health (with special reference to maternal and child health), hospital administration and management of training and higher education in the field of medicine and health sciences.Prof. Mwaikambo holds a Master of Medicine (Pediatrics) 1977, from University of Dar es Salaam and MD from Friendship University Moscow USSR 1969. In 1982 she earned a Diploma in childhood Infectious Diseases and Immunology from the Institute of Child Health, London and in 1995 a Certificate in Behavioral sciences from Harvard University, Boston, USA.

  • Prof. William Anangisye

Member

Prof. Anangisye is currently the Vice Chancellor (VC) at the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Before his appointed as the VC in December 2017 he was Principal of the Dar es Salaam University College of Education (DUCE) since March 2015. Earlier on, he had served as Deputy Principal (Academic) at Mkwawa University College of Education (MUCE) between May 2012 and March 2015; Associate Dean (Academic) at the University of Dar es Salaam School of Education from 2009 to 2012 and Acting Head, Department of Educational Foundations from 2007 to 2009.Prof. Anangisye obtained a Bachelor of Arts with Education (Hons) (1992) and Master of Arts in Education (1997), both from the University of Dar es Salaam, and a PhD in Education from the Moray House School of Education, University of Edinburgh

  • Dr. Emmanuel Manasseh

Member

Dr. Manasseh is currently the head of teletraffic unit at TCRA. Before joining TCRA he was a lecturer at Nelson Mandela African Institute of Science and Technology (NM-AIST) Arusha, Tanzania. From 2013 to March 2014, he was an assistant Professor at Hiroshima University in the Department of System Cybernetics. From 2005 to 2007, he was with Celtel Tanzania Limited, as a Telecommunications Engineer, working on Operation & Maintenance of all 2G/3G base station subsystem (BSS).  Dr. Emmanuel C. MANASSEH received the BSc. degree in Telecommunications Engineering from the University of Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania in 2005; Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) degree from the department of artificial complex systems Engineering at Hiroshima University, Japan in 2010; Doctor of Engineering (D.Eng.) from the department of systems cybernetics at Hiroshima University, Japan in 2013.

  • Prof. Tadeo Satta

Member

Prof. Tadeo A. Satta is an associate professor and rector at the Institute of Finance Management (IFM. He is on the Board of Directors at Mwalimu Commercial Bank PLC. He received his MBA from The University of Hull and a doctorate degree from The University of Manchester. 

Composition

  1. Five Member Institutions:
    1. One position for Committee of Vice-Chancellors and Principals of Tanzania (CVCPT);
    2. One position for head of one of the public universities/university colleges;
    3. One position for one of the research institutions;
    4. One position for head of one public technical colleges;
    5. One position for head of one private technical colleges;
  2. The Permanent Secretary or his/her delegate from the Ministry responsible for Education, Science and Technology;
  3. The Permanent Secretary or his/her delegate from the Ministry responsible for ICT infrastructure and Communications;
  4. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of or his/her representative or nominee from the Tanzania Communications Regulatory Authority (TCRA);
  5. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of or his/her representative or nominee from the Tanzania Telecommunication Company Limited (TTCL).

Office Tenure

The tenure of office of members of the Board of the Registered Trustees shall be three years, provided that members may be re-appointed for further three year terms consecutively which, in total, shall not exceed nine years.

Rules Governing the Board of Trustees

The following rules are observed in relation to the Board of the Registered Trustees:

    1. The Board of Trustees shall be the highest policy and decision making body of TERNET Trust in respect of all TERNET Trust matters as provided in the Trust Deed and in the Trust Rules;
    2. Subject to the provisions of the Trustees’ Incorporation Act, any other applicable written law and the Trust Rules, the Trustees shall be registered and governed by the provisions of the Trust Deed and, if any, Trust Regulations and Rules made thereunder.
    3. The Registered Trustees shall, hold and own in trust all the property of TERNET Trust and ensure the preservation, maintenance, development and proper or intended charitable purposes and use of such property;
    4. The Trustees shall, through the Executive Secretary who shall also be the Secretary to the Trustees whether acting together as Board of Registered Trustees of TERNET Trust or otherwise, have the sole custody of the Common Seal of TERNET Trust and shall have power to use the same in accordance with the provisions of the Trust Deed and Rules;
    5. The Board of Trustees shall have power to require any person and any officer, office bearer, employee or agent of TERNET Trust to produce for the Board’s use, inspection or, as the case may be, repossession of any material, data, document or any other information in relation to or concerning the property of TERNET Trust or any part or aspect thereof;
    6. The Board of Trustees shall have power to formulate and make major policy decisions concerning the Trust property, movable and immovable, assets and liabilities of TERNET Trust on the basis of proposals, recommendations and/or advices of the Executive Committee and/ or, as the case may be, of the Secretariat;
    7. The Registered Trustees shall have power to sue on behalf of and defend actions brought against TERNET Trust in courts of law and in tribunals of arbitration and other alternative dispute resolution actions or proceedings and, in that behalf, to retain the services of legal counsel;
    8. Subject to any applicable written law, the Trust Deed and Trust Rules, in the pursuance of its objects, exercise of its powers and performance of its functions under the Trust Deed and Trust Rules, the Board of Trustees shall be independent of any other organ of governance of TERNET Trust;
    9. For the avoidance of doubt, the budget of income and (capital and recurrent) expenditure of the Board of the Registered Trustees shall be one and the same as that of TERNET Trust and all administrative and general executive functions of the Board of Trustees shall be executed through the Secretariat, the Executive Committee and the Annual General Meeting or any of the committees other than the Executive Committee in accordance with the provisions of the Trust Deed, Trust Regulations and Rules, if any, and these Rules.
    10. The Board of Trustees shall establish procedures for (its)/their own meetings.