JF Members! I found this from the AfDevInfo web page so share with me for knowing who is a real PhD titled personnel. Dr. W. P. Slaa Born in 29 Oct 1948 EDUCATION International Eye H. Centre Certificate in Eye Health 1993 -1993 CERTIFICATE TransWorld Tutorial College, London Certificate inManagement 1985 - 1985 CERTIFICATE St. Thomas Aquinas University Advanced Diploma in RuralDevelopment 1980 - 1981 ADV DIPLOMA St. Urban University, Rome PhD (JCD) Law 1977 - 1981 PHD Kipalapala Seminary Certificate in Theology 1974 - 1977CERTIFICATE Kibosho Seminary School Certificate in Philosophy 1972 - 1973CERTIFICATE Itaga Seminary School A-Level Education 1970 - 1971 HIGHSCHOOL Dung'unyi Seminary School O-Level Education 1966 - 1969SECONDARY Karatu Primary School Primary Education 1962 - 1965 PRIMARY Daudi Primary School Primary Education 1961 - 1961 PRIMARY Kwermusl Primary School (Mbulu) Primary Education 1958 - 1960PRIMARY EMPLOYMENT HISTORY Tanzania Society for Blind Managing Director 1992 - 1998 Tanzania Episcopal Conference Secretary General 1985 - 1991 Diocese of Mbulu Development Director 1982 - 1985 Diocese of Mbulu Vicar General 1982 - 1985 Diocese of Mbulu Development Director 1977 - 1979 Diocese of Mbulu - Roman Catholic Church Padre 1977 - 1991 POLITICAL EXPERIENCE CHADEMA Principal Secretary 2002 to date CHADEMA Vice Chairman 1998 - 2002 CHADEMA Member of Parliament (Karatu Constituency) 1995 -2010 CHADEMA Member of National Executive Committee 1995 - Chama Cha Mapinduzi - CCM Secretary Foreign Branch (Rome)1980 - 1982 Youth Union -TANU Secretary 1974 - 1977 TANU Chairman (Kipalapala Branch) 1974 - 1977 Mr. J. M. Kikwete Born in 7 Oct 1950 2008 African Union Chairman 2006 Chama cha Mapinduzi Chairman 2006 EAC - The Summit Member of the EAC Summit 2006 2007 SADC Organ on Politics, Defense &Security Affairs Chairperson 2005 President's Office President 2005 Tanzania Peoples Defence Force Commander-in-Chief 2001 2006 East African Community Ex-officio Member 1995 2005 Ministry of Foreign Affairs &International Cooperation Minister ofForeign Affairs & International Cooperation 1994 1995 Ministry of Finance & Planning Minister of Finance 1990 2005 Chalinze Constituency MP for Chalinze District (CCM) 1990 1994 Ministry of Energy & Mineral Resources Minister of Water, Energy & Minerals 1988 1990 Ministry of Energy & Mineral Resources Deputy Minister of Energy 1986 1988 Chama cha Mapinduzi CCM Secretary General - Nachingwea and Masasi Districts 1983 1986 Tanzania Military Academy Political Instructor & Political Commissar 1983 1984 Tanzania Peoples Defence Force Military Leadership Training 1981 1983 Chama cha Mapinduzi CCM Regional Secretary - Tabora 1980 1981 Chama cha Mapinduzi Administrative Officer - CCM Headquarters 1977 1980 Chama cha Mapinduzi Deputy CCM Secretary - Zanzibar 1976 1977 Tanzania Military Academy Military Training 1975 1977 Tanganyika African National Union (TANU) -now known as CCM Deputy RegionalSecretary 1972 1975 University of Dar es Salaam Undergraduate Student - BA(Hons) Economics Notes Kikwete recievedformal military training and has the following ranking history: 1972 - 1979 Lieutenant 1979 - 1984 Captain 1984 - 1986 Chief Political Instructor Tanzania People'sDefense Force 1984 - 1991 Major 1991 - Current - Lieutenant colonel The President of the United Republic of Tanzania, H.E.Jakaya Mrisho Kikwete, was named Honorary Global Chair of the 2nd World TourismMarketing Summit (WTMS), which will take place in Beijing, China, October 28-30,2007. The announcement was made by Sujit Chowdhury, SecretaryGeneral, of the Canada-based World Trade University(WTU), organizer of theSummit. The Summit, hosted by the Beijing Tourism Administration of the PeoplesRepublic of China, will bring together more than 400 travel and tourismindustry leaders from around the globe. My selection as Honorary Global Chair, as an Africanleader, reflects the strong and growing trade and economic ties between Africaand China, and the vast untapped potential that China represents. Travel andTourism is the Worlds largest Industry and is critical to sustainable economicdevelopment and the generation of productive employment. For this reason, theSummit is very timely, stated H.E. President Kikwete.