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Emmanuel Kiwia (Taikun)

Administrative / Communication Director


Emmanuel, a devoted and compassionate individual, holds a special place within the Tuleeni family. As one of Mama Faraji’s beloved biological children, he has been an integral part of the Tuleeni community since its establishment in 2006. Born and raised in Moshi, Tanzania, Emmanuel embodies the spirit of joy, love, and hope that resonates throughout Tuleeni.

Driven by his deep-rooted desire to make a positive impact on the lives of the less fortunate, Emmanuel has dedicated himself to serving the underprivileged and effecting meaningful change in the world. Emmanuel’s passion for improving the lives of others extends beyond his involvement with Tuleeni. Currently serving as General Manager at Kilidove Tours and Safaris & Mawe Lodges Limited, he utilizes his skills and expertise to create exceptional travel experiences for individuals seeking adventure and exploration in Tanzania. With a profound understanding of the country’s rich cultural heritage and natural wonders, Emmanuel ensures that each journey is tailored to perfection, leaving a lasting impression on travelers from around the globe.

Furthermore, Emmanuel’s philanthropic endeavors extend to his role as a board member at The Faraji Foundation and Dove Foundation (Tanzania). Through these esteemed organizations, Emmanuel actively contributes to initiatives that empower vulnerable individuals and communities, fostering sustainable development and creating opportunities for a brighter future.

Yet, amidst his professional accomplishments, Emmanuel’s heart remains steadfastly devoted to his dream of extending a helping hand and sharing true love with the vulnerable. He continues to contribute to the daily activities of Tuleeni, lending his support wherever it is needed. Moreover, Emmanuel plays a pivotal role in facilitating effective communication between Tanzania and international partners, ensuring that the vision of Tuleeni reaches far and wide.

Emmanuel’s remarkable journey from a cherished member of Tuleeni to an influential figure in the tourism industry exemplifies the transformative power of determination and compassion. His unwavering dedication to uplifting others serves as an inspiration to all who have the privilege of knowing him.

With Emmanuel at the forefront, the spirit of hope and the pursuit of a brighter future continue to thrive within Tuleeni and beyond. His unwavering belief in the power of love and his relentless efforts to bring about positive change make Emmanuel an extraordinary individual, leaving an indelible mark on the lives he touches.

Contact Info

Phone : +255 765 449224 | +255 658 449224
Email : info@tuleenihome.org | yungtaikun@gmail.com