AFRICAN STATISTICS DAY SYMPOSIUM AT EASTERN AFRICA STATISTICAL TRAINING CENTRE (EASTC) COMPOUND

On 23rd November 2015, the National Bureau of Statistics (NBS) in Collaboration with the Eastern Africa Statistical Training Centre (EASTC) celebrated African Statistics Day by holding a conference on the theme “BETTER DATA, BETTER LIVES”. The event took place at the EASTC Campus. The Guest of Honour was the Deputy Permanemt Secretary, Ministry of Finance Prof. Adolph F. Mkenda.

Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance Prof. Adolph F. Mkenda arriving at the celebration conference.


General Overview of the conference


Dr. Camillus Kassala from EASTC leading all Participants to sing the National Anthem


Frontline standing, Prof. Mbonile, EASTC Rector Prof. Ngalinda, National Bureau of Statistics(NBS)DG Dr. Albina Chuwa and NBS Census Commissioner  Ms. Amina Mrisho singing the national  anthem.


Other invited guests joining in the singing of the national anthem.


EASTC Students holding national flags of all 18 countries served by EASTC.


Welcome note by EASTC Rector Prof. Ngalinda


Speech by NBS Director Genera Dr. Albina Chuwa about the African Statistics Day.


Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance Prof. Adolph F. Mkenda attentively following the events during the African Statistics Day Celebration.


A Representative of the World Bank contributing to the Conference.


Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Finance Prof. Adolph F. Mkenda delivering his speech to the African Statistics Day Participants.


EASTC Rector Prof. Ngalinda insisting something to the African Statistics Day celebration participants


NBS-Tanzania and EASTC Managements in a general photo with some Master’s Students