The board of Nafasi is made up of eight members who oversee the management the organization.

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Chairman of the Board: Prof Elias Jengo, Visual Artist and Professor at the University of Dar es Salaam, department of Visual and performing Arts


Secretary of the Board: Ms Rose Sayore; former Director of Mfuko


Sauda Simba





Treasurer of the Board: Ms Sauda Simba; business woman and performer


Member: Mr Davy Kitururu: Musician, Director of ‘Children as Creators’


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Member:Mr Nadir Therani :

Born in Moshi, an architect runs architectural practice Tharani Associates which has won several architectural awards, artist and illustrator.


Member: Mr Abraham John



Member: Mr Nathan Mpangala – (Artist representative) Visual artist (cartoonist)




Member: Mr Lutengano Mwakiposile -( Artist representative)