Aminiel Daniel Kereiya is from the Meru District that lies on the slopes of Mount Meru, the second highest mountain in Tanzania (after Mount Kilimanjaro). Aminiel is better known as “Amini,” which translates to English as “trust.” He is a Meru by tribe, and is married with three children, two sons and a daughter.
After completing his secondary education, Amini joined Mount Meru College of Tourism in Arusha where he received an Advanced Certificate in Tourism and Guiding. After graduating, he enrolled in Linguistic classes in Spanish and Italian Languages. Today he is fluent in English, Swahili, Spanish, Italian and Meru, his tribal language.
Amini has vast experience and knowledge in wildlife and birds. He has been working as a Professional Safari Guide since 2002.
Amini’s hobbies are reading and listening to gospel music.