29-year-old Amina Longoh becomes Chad’s new Minister of Women’s Affairs and Child Protection
Appointed Minister of Women and Early Childhood Care, she is the youngest minister in the new Chadian government, along with Routouang Mohamed Ndonga Christian, the new Minister for Sport and Youth.
Amina Priscille Longoh has been appointed Minister of Women and Early Childhood Care. Since 2019, she has been the Director General of the National House of Women in Chad. She is also the president of the Chad Helping Hands foundation that she created. She promotes the education of girls and the poor.
A communications graduate, Amina Priscille Longoh began her career in the petroleum sector before turning to humanitarian work. In fact, in 2016, she initiated a fundraising campaign on social networks to help a poor woman have her 2-year-old daughter who had eye cancer operated on.