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Hon. Judge H.T. Songoro

Born on 16th October 1958, Biharamulo District, Kagera Region
Married with five children

LLM in International Business Law, Manchester University, UK, 2003
LLB University of Dar es Salaam, 1986

Courses and Training:
Senior Road Executive Program on Road Sector Reforms, Birmingham University, UK, 2010
Certificate on Income TAX Law, Institute of TAX Administration, Dar es Salaam, 2009
Public Procurement Course, ESAMI, Blantyre, Malawi, 2009
Legislative Drafting Course, International Law Institute (ILI) George Town, Washington, USA, 2008
Utilities Regulations, Public Utility Centre, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA, 2007
Development Lawyers Course, International Development Law Institute (IDLI), Rome, Italy, 1997
Legal Aspects of Debt and Financial Management, United Nations Institute for Training and Research (UNITAR), Johannesburg, South Africa, 1996

Professional History:
Judge of the High Court of Tanzania: 2010 to date
Practicing Advocate of the High Court of Tanzania: 1999 – 2010
Board Member of Tanzania National Roads Agency (TANROADS): 2009 – 2010
Director Legal Services and Secretary to the Board, Surface and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA): 2006 – 2010
Senior Principal Legal Counsel, Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA): 1999 – 2006
State Attorney, and Senior State Attorney, Attorney General Chambers: 1986 – 1999