List of heads of government of Zanzibar

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Chief Minister of Zanzibar
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Appointer Sultan of Zanzibar (19611964)
President of Zanzibar (19642010)
Formation5 June 1961
First holder Muhammad Shamte Hamadi
Final holder Shamsi Vuai Nahodha
Abolished9 November 2010
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The following is a list of heads of government of Zanzibar , an autonomous region of Tanzania. The office of Chief Minister (later changed to Prime Minister) was established in 1961 and abolished in 2010, having been previously abolished between 1964 and 1983.

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Chief Ministers of the Sultanate of Zanzibar

Status
  Denotes Acting Chief Minister
PortraitChief Minister
(Birth–Death)
Term of officePolitical affiliation
(at time of appointment)
Sultan(s)
Took officeLeft officeTime in office
No image.png Geoffrey Charles Lawrence
(1915–1994)
23 February 19615 June 1961102 days Independent Abdullah
1 No image.png Muhammad Shamte Hamadi
(1907–aft. 1964)
5 June 196124 June 19632 years, 19 days Coalition
(ZPPP + ZNP)
Abdullah

Prime Minister of the Sultanate of Zanzibar

PortraitPrime Minister
(Birth–Death)
Term of officePolitical affiliation
(at time of appointment)
Sultan(s)
Took officeLeft officeTime in office
1 No image.png Muhammad Shamte Hamadi
(1907–aft. 1964)
24 June 196312 January 1964
(deposed.)
202 days Coalition
(ZPPP + ZNP)
Abdullah
Jamshid

Prime Minister of the People's Republic of Zanzibar

PortraitPrime Minister
(Birth–Death)
Term of officePolitical affiliation
(at time of appointment)
President(s)
Took officeLeft officeTime in office
1 No image.png Abdullah Kassim Hanga
(1932–1969)
12 January 196427 April 1964106 days Afro-Shirazi Party Karume

Chief Ministers of the Revolutionary Government of Zanzibar

PortraitChief Minister
(Birth–Death)
Term of officePolitical affiliation
(at time of appointment)
President(s)
Took officeLeft officeTime in office
Post abolished (27 April 1964 – 21 February 1983)
1 No image.png Ramadani Baki
(1943–)
21 February 19836 February 1984350 days Chama Cha Mapinduzi Jumbe
Mwinyi
2 Seif Sharif Hamad.jpg Seif Sharif Hamad
(1943–)
6 February 198422 January 19884 years, 16 days Chama Cha Mapinduzi Mwinyi
Wakil
3 No image.png Omar Ali Juma
(1941–2001)
25 January 19881 November 19957 years, 280 days Chama Cha Mapinduzi Wakil
Amour
4 Mohamed Gharib Bilal.jpg Mohamed Gharib Bilal
(1945–)
1 November 199515 November 20005 years, 14 days Chama Cha Mapinduzi Amour
Karume
5 No image.png Shamsi Vuai Nahodha
(1962–)
15 November 20009 November 20109 years, 359 days Chama Cha Mapinduzi Karume
Shein
Post abolished (9 November 2010 – present)

See also

The Chief Minister's Office in Chake-Chake, Pemba Island Chief Minister's Office, Chake Chake, Pemba Island, Tanzania.jpg
The Chief Minister's Office in Chake-Chake, Pemba Island

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