Abdullah Ali Hassan Mwinyi is a Tanzanian Politician, Lawyer, Broadcaster, and Political commentator, author and a weekly columnist for the Citizen Newspaper.He has written extensively on foreign affairs, global trade, the Africa, globalization, and environmental issues.

Abdullah is a former Member of Parliament (MP) , at the East African Legislative Assembly (EALA), where he chaired two committees that are the Legal, Privileges and Rules Committee and Regional Affairs and Conflict Resolution Committee.

Abdullah is also a Lawyer by profession, he specializes in corporate, commercial, labor and employment law. He is now a Non-Executive Director of Swala Oil and Gas (Tanzania) plc (“Swala”).

Abdullah has an LLB in Law and an LLM in Commercial Law (both from the University of Cardiff).