Dr. Aloyce K. Nzuki has been appointed as the
new Managing Director of the Tanzania Tourist Board.
previously worked with Tanzania’s Ministry of Natural Resources
and Tourism as an Assistant Director in Tourism Development and
Tourism Research, Training and Statistics.
Dr. Nzuki studied Statistics at
Makerere University in Uganda and completed a master’s degree in
Tourism Marketing at the University of Surrey in England. He holds a
doctorate degree in Parks, Recreation & Tourism Management from
Clemson University of South Carolina.
Until last month, Dr. Nzuki
was an Assistant Professor of International Business
Administration at the College of Applied Sciences in Salalah,
Oman. He has also worked as a member of the United Nations World
Tourism Organization’s World Committee on Tourism Ethics, the body
responsible for interpreting, applying and evaluating the
provisions of the Global Code of Ethics for Tourism.
Tanzania’s tourism industry, which accounts for 17.2% of
the country’s GNP, keeps growing, we will remain focused on high
quality, low impact tourism to ensure the sustainability of the
tourism product. We look forward to continuing the momentum
started in the United States, which remains our number-one
market,” said Dr. Nzuki.
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