Tanzania Teams Up with Social Media Star Kili Paul to Boost Tourism

The Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism, Dr. Hassan Abbasi, has recently met with social media sensation Kili Paul. The purpose of this meeting was to discuss a collaboration to promote Tanzania’s stunning tourist attractions.

Kili Paul has gained worldwide popularity for his entertaining and creative videos, often lip-syncing and recreating scenes from Indian films and songs. His massive social media presence boasts over 6.9 million Instagram followers, 4.5 million YouTube subscribers, and a whopping 5.9 million followers on TikTok. He is among the prominent young influencers using social media to showcase Tanzania to the world.

The meeting between Dr. Abbasi and Kili Paul took place on March 11th, 2024, and also included the Deputy Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism, Commissioner Benedict Wakulyamba.

Collaboration to Boost Tanzania’s Visibility

During their discussions, Dr. Abbasi commended Kili Paul for his impressive work in promoting Tanzania internationally. He urged him to continue leveraging his influence to attract even more tourists to the country.

Dr. Abbasi expressed the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism’s readiness to provide Kili Paul with all the necessary support to enhance his efforts in promoting Tanzania’s tourist attractions effectively.

In response, Kili Paul thanked Dr. Abbasi for the recognition and the opportunity to partner with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism in promoting Tanzania. He pledged to continue using his influence to entice more tourists to visit and experience the beauty of Tanzania firsthand.

The Power of Government and Influencer Partnerships

The collaboration between the government and influencers like Kili Paul is crucial in promoting Tanzania’s tourist attractions. Influencers have the ability to reach a vast audience in a creative and engaging way, which can significantly increase interest in visiting the country.

The government should continue to support and empower influencers to promote Tanzania’s tourism treasures to a global audience. This will help boost the number of tourists visiting the country and contribute to Tanzania’s economic growth.


The meeting between Dr. Hassan Abbasi and Kili Paul marks a positive step in Tanzania’s tourism promotion efforts. Collaborations between the government and influencers like Kili Paul hold immense potential in showcasing Tanzania to the world and attracting a greater influx of tourists.


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