In a minor cabinet reshuffle, HE, Samia Suhulu Hassan, President United Republic of Tanzania has transferred Minister of Culture, Arts and Sports, Mohamed Mchengerwa to the Ministry of Tourism and Natural Resources.
Meanwhile, the ex- while Minister of in charge of Tourism and Natural Resources Dr. Pindi Chana has also been redeployed to the Ministry of Culture, Arts and Sports.
In a statement issued from the State House, Tuesday, Madam President also transferred Dr. Hassan Abbasi from the Ministry of Tourism and Natural Resources to Culture, Arts and Sports as the Permanent Secretary.
PS. Dr. Abasi is taking over from former PS Prof. Eliamani Sedoyeka.
Also, President Samia appointed Said Othman Yakub as the new Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Culture, Arts and Sports to take over from Dr. Abassi.
The appointments are with immediate effect while they take their oaths of offices today, according to the statement.