Kuhusu Anne Makinda:
Anne Semamba Makinda is a Tanzanian politician and the first female Speaker of the National Assembly of Tanzania, in office from 2010 to 2015.
Her father was a regional commissioner who served under the Nyerere administration. She was educated at Uwemba Primary School in Njombe, Masasi Girls' Secondary School in Mtwara and Kilakala Girls' High School in Morogoro.
She then pursued an accountancy course at the Institute of Development and Management (present day Mzumbe University) graduating with an advanced diploma.
She was nominated to the parliament in 1975.
- "Member of Parliament CV". Parliament of Tanzania. Retrieved 30 March 2013. Machira, Polycarp (13 November 2010). "Anne Makinda: A born female politician". Mwananchi Communications. Retrieved 30 March 2013.