Kenjin-Tatsujin

Daniel Mukoko Samba

 


Democratic Republic of the Congo

Managing Director, “Société Commerciale des Transports et des Ports”, Former Deputy Prime Minister, Former Minister of Budget

 

Biography


Mr. Daniel Mukoko Samba is a politician from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He served as the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Budget under President Joseph Kabila from 2012 to 2014. He also served as Deputy Chief of Staff of the Prime Minister (2009-2012).

Daniel Mukoko Samba was born in Mbanza-Ngungu, DRC on May 15, 1959. He received a B.A. in Economics from the University of Kinshasa in 1983, a master’s degree in Economics from Oita University in Japan in 1990, and a PhD in Economics from the University of Tsukuba in Japan in 1993.

For twenty-one years, he has taught at several universities (The University of Kinshasa, Kongo University and Aichi University of Education in Japan). He also worked for the United Nations for five years.

At present, he is the Managing Director at the “Société Commerciale des Transports et des Ports” in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.