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Hon.Minister Al Noor Kassum
Al Noor Kassam as Chancellor of the University.JPG
All Nicknames Nick
Place of birth Dar es salaam
Country of birth Tanzania
Date of Birth 1924/01/11


Name of institution of highest education achieved Lincolns Inn, London
Place of longest stay Dar es salaam
Profession or occupation carried out for the longest period in life: Politics
Where Dar es salaam
Family tree click here
Mother
Full name Sikina Abdallah Ratansi
Mother
Full name Remtibai Gulamhussein Abdulhussein
Father
Full name Kassum Sunderji Samji
Spouse
Full name Shirin V.M Nazarali
Brother
Full name Hassanali Kassum
Brother
Full name Kamruddin Kassum
Sister
Full name Sakarbai Kassum
Sister
Full name Nurkhanu Kassum
Sister
Full name Rosy Kassum
Brother
Full name Navroz Kassum Sunderji
Brother
Full name Sultan Kassum Sunderji Samji
Sister
Full name Fatma Kassum Sunderji Samji
Child
Full name Daimond Kassum
Child
Full name Jemal-ud-din Kassum
Child
Full name Saleem Kassum
Spouse
Full name Yasmin Somani

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Al Noor Kassum is retired Tanzanian politician. Educated in Tanzania and the UK, where he was called to the Bar at the Inns of Court in London, Al Noor Kassum was a prominent figure in Tanzanian politics and the Ismaili Khoja community after the country's independence. He held several ministerial positions within the Tanzanian government and was also the East African Community's Minister of Finance and Administration.

He has held senior positions in UNESCO and at the UN Headquarters in New York.

He has served as the Chancellor of the Moshi Cooperative University and currently, is Vice-Chancellor of Sokoine University of Agriculture in Tanzania.

[Notable work: Africa's Winds of Change: Memoirs of an International Tanzanian.