Raymond is the General Secretary of East African Community Youth Ambassadors Platform EAC YAP and International Publicity chair at Youth Alliance for Leadership and Development in Africa-YALDA.
He has served as the 1st EAC Youth Ambassador to Tanzania and championed the EAC integration by bringing the community closer to young people. As a leader, Raymond has organized youth programmes with both local and International media including Voice of America VOA -Washington DC, United Nations Media in New York and East African Radio in Tanzania.
Raymond is a Tanzanian citizen by birth and received his both primary and secondary education in Tanzania before he was selected to join United States International University and awarded a degree in International Relations with a concentration on Diplomacy and Foreign policy in 2013. In his academic life, he went through practical diplomatic course of training at Harvard University- USA in 2011 and at EAC-Nyerere Center for Peace and Research on Good Governance and Peace building in 2013.
Raymond is also a junior consultant and trainer on EAC Youth Sensitization Programs to youth leaders at regional level. He headed the 1st EAC Youth Ambassadors Platform delegation at the 2nd African Union Youth Consultation Dialogue in Dakar Senegal in 2013 that was dedicated on constitutionalism and Rule of Law in Africa towards achieving the 2063 Agenda.
Raymond is passionate about development and youth empowerment towards building a trans-formative generation of Africa in the 21st century, this is why he is engaged with ProjeKt Inspire from its formation, and has been on career guidance school tours and respective organisation activities.