HurumaLuhuvilo Sigalla

Title:                Senior Lecturer, Head of the Department of Sociology and Anthropology

Areas of Specialization:  Development, Health and Demography


Sigalla. L.H., & Ali, Y.A, (2018) “Sober house and the elusive quest of recovering from drug addiction: Success and Challenges from Pemba and Unguja in Zanzibar”, Tanzania Journal of Sociology, Vol. 4 June,

Mugisha, L. & Sigalla, L.H., (2018) “Critiquing Experts’ Struggle to Amplify the concept of ‘Nutrition’ among under-five Children in Southern Coastal Tanzania’, Tanzania Journal of Sociology, Vol.4, June 2018

Ali, Y. A. &Sigalla, L. H. (2017) “The Elusive Recovery from Drug Addiction in Zanzibar: How Addicted Persons and their Families Cope” Journal of the Geographical Association of Tanzania, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp: 133-146

Sigalla, L.H. (2015)” Globalisation, religion and religiosity in Tanzania” International Journal Sociology and Anthropology, Academic Journals, Vol. 7, No.6, pp. 151-157

Sigalla, L.H. (2014) “Poverty and Livelihood of Coastal Communities in Tanzania Mainland and Zanzibar, Journal of African Studies and Development, Academic Journals, Vol. 6 No. 9, pp. 169-178

Sigalla, L.H.(2014) “The Changing trends in the Tanzania-China Relationship: A Sociological inquiry into the mixed perceptions on the Tanzania-China Relationship in the eve of globalization”, OesterreichischeZeitschriftfuerSoziologie (Austrian Journal of Sociology), Vol. 39, No. 1


International Conference

The department of Sociology and Anthropology in collaboration with International Institute for Asian Studies (IIAS) Leiden, the Netherlands and Association for Asian Studies in Africa (A-Asia) Accra, Ghana hosted an international Conference which was held at the University of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania between 20-22 September 2018. The theme of the conference was “International Conference Africa-Asia: A New Axis of Knowledge, Second Edition