On the 5th of November 2019, Prof Kanywanyi celebrated his 81st birthday. Described by Professor Fimbo as the doyen of the School, Josaphat Laurent Kanywanyi is the eldest member of staff. Born in November 1938, Prof Kanywanyi obtained a Bachelor of Laws degree in 1966 from the University of Dar es Salaam, Master of Laws in 1967 from the University of California, Berkeley and a PhD in 1987 from the University of Dar es Salaam. For this occasion, Prof Kanywanyi made a presentation to other members of the School of Law. Below are some of the pictures of the event.
A cake to celebrate Prof Kanywanyi's birthday
Prof Kanywanyi during his birthday's celebrations
Prof Kanywanyi making a point during his birthday celebrations. Seated on the left is the Dean of UDSoL, Prof Hamudi Majamba
Prof Kanywanyi at the centre together with the School's Dean, Prof Majamba (on the left) and Prof Gamaliel Mgongo Fimbo (on the right). Prof Fimbo is the second eldest member of the School
Some staff members following Kanywanyi's birthday celebrations
A piece of cake to remember the occasion