Deaneries of the Catholic Diocese of Kigoma

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  1. KIGOMA DEANERY
  2. MUHINDA DEANERY
  3. KASULU DEANERY
  4. KIBONDO DEANERY
  5. KAKONKO DEANERY
  6. UVINZA DEANERY

KIGOMA DEANERY

DEAN: Fr. Fidelis Bwoya

KIGOMA CATHEDRAL PARISH (1914)
(Our Lady of Victories Cathedral)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Castus Rwegoshora, PP

Rev. Fr. Frank Gilagiza

Rev. Fr. Oswald Niyonkuru

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA-TANZANIA
Tel: (028) 280 3129

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Bangwe
  2. Bugamba
  3. Bulombola
  4. Gungu
  5. Kagunga
  6. Karago
  7. Kibirizi
  8. Kigoma
  9. Kinyinya
  10. Kirando
  11. Mtanga
  12. Mwamgongo
  13. Mukuyu
  14. Mwandiga
  15. Mwanga-Kaskazini
  16. Mwanga-Kusini
  17. Sigunga
  18. Songambele
  19. Sunuka
  20. Zashe

KATUBUKA PARISH (1988)
(St. Vincent de Paul)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Stephen Shiju, VC, PP

Rev. Fr. Linto Stephen, VC

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 771
KIGOMA-TANZANIA
Tel: (028) 280 2449

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Buhanda Businde
  2. Katubuka
  3. Ujiji
  4. Masanga
  5. Rita

KIGANZA PARISH
(St. Joseph)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Baraka Ruvakule, PP

Rev. Fr. Fidelis Bwoya

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA-TANZANIA

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Kiganza
  2. Bitale
  3. Mshingisha
  4. Mahembe
  5. Nkungwe
  6. Bugango
  7. Kagongo
  8. Nyamhoza
  9. Mkongoro
  10. Kizenga
  11. Chankele
  12. Mgaraganza
  13. Mahanga
  14. Kwitanga
KAGUNGA QUASI PARISH

OVERSEER:

Rev. Fr. Thomas Muti, PP

Rev. Fr. Charles Ndabhilabhe

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA-TANZANIA

OUTSTATIONS:

 

 

MWAKIZEGA QUASI PARISH

OVERSEER:

Rev. Fr. John Dabari, PP

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA-TANZANIA

OUTSTATIONS:

 

MUHINDA DEANERY

DEAN: Fr. Simon Madata

KALINZI PARISH (2000)
(Sr. Charles Lwanga)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Benjamin Kalokaza, PP

Rev. Fr. Audax Byabato

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA-TANZANIA

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Kalinzi
  2. Lubanga
  3. Matyazo
  4. Mkabogo
  5. Mlole
  6. Rusaba

MUHINDA PARISH (1946)
(Mary Gate of Heaven)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Selestin Mahurege, PP

Rev. Fr. Gaspar Balikumtwe

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 79
MANYOVU-KASULU

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Bigera
  2. Kibwigwa
  3. Kishengezi
  4. Kitambuka
  5. Mkigo
  6. Munanira
  7. Mubanga
  8. Muhinda
  9. Mwayaya
  10. Nyakimwe
  11. Nyarubanda
  12. Nyaruboza

 

JANDA QUASI PARISH

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Evarist Guzuye, PP

Rev. Fr. Ladislaus Milagiro

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA-TANZANIA

OUTSTATIONS:

 

 

 

MUSAGARA PARISH
(St. Michael the Archangel)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Raphael Pipi, PP

Rev. Fr. Sylvanus Kayanda

 

MULERA PARISH (1926)
(St. Paul)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Ferdinand Barugize, PP

Rev. Fr. Alex Busigaye

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA
(Radio Call-Mulera)

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Bigina
  2. Buhigwa
  3. Bulimanyi
  4. Bukuba
  5. Gwere
  6. Kabuye
  7. Janda Kumsenga
  8. Janda Soko
  9. Kibande
  10. Kimara
  11. Kinazi
  12. Kirungu

KASUMO PARISH (1939)
(Our Lady Queen of Peace)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. William Kalande, CSSp. PP

Rev. Fr. Nathanael Kwiyega, CSSp

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 25
Kasulu-Tanzania
(Radio Call-Kasumo)

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Biharu
  2. Buhoro
  3. Kajana
  4. Kalenga
  5. Kasumo
  6. Katundu
  7. Kilelema
  8. Migongo
  9. Mugera
  10. Muyama
  11. Mwanga
  12. Shunga

 

 

KASULU DEANERY

DEAN: Fr.

KASANGEZI PARISH (1975)
(St. Augustine)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Philbert Chula, PP

Rev. Fr. Serges Ntimpa

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA-TANZANIA

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Bugaga
  2. Kalela
  3. Kasangezi
  4. Kigembe
  5. Kishanga
  6. Kwaga
  7. Mayange
  8. Marumba
  9. Muhunga
  10. Munzenze
  11. Muzye
  12. Nkundusi
  13. Pamila
  14. Rusesa
  15. Zeze

MAKERE PARISH (1933)
(St. Luke)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Lucas Mashanya, PP

Rev. Fr. Cleophas Nyaruchali

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 72
Kasulu-Tanzania
(Radio Call-Makere)

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Heru Ushingo
  2. Kagera
  3. Katoto
  4. Kigadye
  5. Kitagata
  6. Kitanga
  7. Makere
  8. Mugombe
  9. Mvugwe
  10. Mvinza
  11. Mwali
  12. Nyachenda
  13. Nyakitonto
  14. Nyamidaho
  15. Nyarugusu

KASULU PARISH (1961)
(St. Francis Xavier)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Simon Madata, PP

Rev. Fr. Julian Rubandanya

Rev. Fr. John Kachinde, Catechetical School

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 43
KIGOMA-TANZANIA

(Radio Call-Kasulu)

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Murufiti
  2. Nyansha
  3. Heru Juu
  4. Kaguruka
  5. Kasulu
  6. Lalambe
  7. Shunguliba
  8. Malalo
  9. Migumga
  10. Nyange
  11. Nyumbigwa
  12. Ruhita
  13. Rungwe Mpya
  14. Titye

KABANGA PARISH (1935)
(St. Mark)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Malumo Phelim, M.Afr., PP

Rev. Fr. Jean-Baptiste Todjro, M.Afr.

Rev. Fr. Mateusz Wezyk, M.Afr.

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 42
Kasulu-TANZANIA

(Radio Call)

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Chekenya
  2. Kabanga
  3. Kabhulanzwiri
  4. Kanazi
  5. Kidyama
  6. Kigondo
  7. Kitema
  8. Mkondo
  9. Msambara
  10. Muganza
  11. Mutundu
  12. Nyamnyusi

 

KIBONDO DEANERY

DEAN: Fr. Josephat Misigaro

KIFURA PARISH (1996)
(Our Lady Queen of Peace)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Sabas Bhanshirahe, PP

Rev. Fr. Tryphon Ndibalema

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 11
Kibondo-Tanzania
Radio Call-Kifura

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Busunzu
  2. Kabumba
  3. Kahabwe
  4. Kagezi
  5. Kibingo
  6. Kifura
  7. Kigaga
  8. Kigina
  9. Kisogwe
  10. Kumshindwi
  11. Kumukuyu
  12. Magarama
  13. Mahaha
  14. Mpemvyi
  15. Mukugwa
  16. Nyagwijima
  17. Nyakivomwa
  18. Nyamuguruma
  19. Nyaruranga
  20. Nyaruyoba
  21. Rubabi
  22. Rukaya

KIBONDO PARISH (1933)
(Mary Mother of God)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Deusdedit Rubamba, PP

Rev. Fr. Anarld Ntulama

Rev. Fr. Aristacus Barazeduka, Refugee ministry

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 11
Kibondo-Tanzania
Tel. 2820042
Radio Call-Kibondo

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Kabwigwa
  2. Biturana
  3. Rubanga
  4. Rugunga
  5. Minyinya
  6. Bitare
  7. Kumuhama

 

KUMWERULO QUASI PARISH

OVERSEER:

Rev. Fr. Gerard Bahezwa, PP

Rev. Fr. Vedastus Nyamurundwa

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Kumweruro
  2. Nengo
  3. Nyavyumbu
  4. Kumbanga
  5. Kilemba
  6. Twabagondozi

MABAMBA PARISH (1934)
(St. Joseph)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Andrew Kelamiye, PP

Rev. Fr. Gratian Madugu

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 11
Kibondo-Tanzania
Tel. 2820042
Fax: 00871682087447
Radio Call-Mabamba

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Bunyambo
  2. Itaba
  3. Kanyamanza
  4. Katanga
  5. Kibuye
  6. Kigogo
  7. Kizazi
  8. Kumsenga
  9. Mabamba
  10. Nyabitaka
  11. Nyakasanda
  12. Nyange
  13. Nyangwe
  14. Nyarugunga
  15. Samvura

 

KUMSENGA QUASI PARISH

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Andrew Kelamiye, PP

Rev. Fr. Gratian Madugu

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Kumsenga
  2. Kibuye
  3. Nyarugunga
  4. Kigina
  5. Lukaya
  6. Mikonko
  7. Kagezi

 

 

KAKONKO DEANERY

DEAN: Fr. Antony Kizanye

KAKONKO PARISH (1933)
(St. Therese of the Child Jesus)

OVERSEERS:

Fr. Amedeus Ndeng’aso,ALCP/OSS PP

Rev. Fr. Alex Suleman, ALCP/OSS

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 1012
KAKONKO
Tel. 2820042
Radio Call-Kakonko

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Bukiriro
  2. Cheraburo
  3. Gwanumpu
  4. Itumbiko
  5. Kabingo
  6. Kakonko
  7. Kasanda
  8. Kasuga
  9. Kazilamihunda
  10. Kiga
  11. Kinonko
  12. Kiyobera
  13. Malenga
  14. Nyakayenzi

NYARONGA PARISH (1932)
(St. Therese of Avila)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Solomon Tuhoye, Acting PP

 

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 1012
KAKONKO
Radio Call-Nyaronga

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Gwarama
  2. Kabale
  3. Muhange
  4. Nyabibuye
  5. Nyamtukuza
  6. Nyanzige

KASANDA PARISH (…)
(St. Pancras)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Anthony Kizanye, PP

Rev. Fr. Joseph Hulilo

 

 

 

 

MUHANGE PARISH
(St. Therese of the Child Jesus)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Felix Luboya, PP

 

 

 

UVINZA DEANERY

Dean: Fr. Jibin Chackochan, VC

UVINZA PARISH (2004)
(St. Francis Xavery)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Jibin Chackochan, VC, PP

Rev. Fr. Ibin Joseph, VC

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Uvinza
  2. Basanza
  3. Sogeni
  4. Asante Nyerere
  5. Kazaroho
  6. Kibaoni

NGURUKA PARISH (2000)
(St. Mukasa)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Josaphat Misigaro, PP

Rev. Fr. Simon Liberio

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Nguruka
  2. Usinge
  3. Chagu
  4. Mtego wa Noti
  5. Mganza
  6. Mlyabibi
  7. Mpeta
  8. Malagarasi Station
  9. Kaguruka
  10. Itebula
  11. Songati
  12. Kalemela
  13. Mambwe
  14. Katumba
  15. Reli Mpya
  16. Ilalangulu
  17. Maboha
  18. Ruganjo Baharini
  19. Ruganjo Mlimani
  20. Shela
  21. Njugu
  22. Miti Mitano
  23. Kasisi
  24. Zegi
  25. Humule
  26. Bulilang’ombe
  27. Mbohola
  28. Ibologelo
  29. Ugansa

 

KIDAHWE PARISH (1984)
(St. Clara)

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Themistocles Mutagahwa, PP

Rev. Fr. Mathew Ntamaboko

Msgr. Liberatus Nyamuguma

CONTACTS

P.O. Box 71
KIGOMA-TANZANIA
(Radio Call-Kidahwe)

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Ilagara
  2. Kalenge
  3. Kamara
  4. Kandaga
  5. Kaseke Chini
  6. Kaseke Juu
  7. Kasuku
  8. Katete
  9. Kazulamimba
  10. Kidahwe
  11. Kidea
  12. Mahanga
  13. Mazimavyagwa
  14. Mlela
  15. Msimba
  16. Mwakizenga
  17. Mwamila
  18. Nyamori
  19. Nyanganga
  20. Sambara
  21. Simbo
  22. Tunde

USINGE QUASI PARISH

OVERSEERS:

Rev. Fr. Eliazer Mamilo, PP

Rev. Fr. Emil Bwanduruko

OUTSTATIONS:

  1. Usinge
  2. Chagu
  3. Miti Mitano
  4. Ugansa
  5. Maboha
  6. Shella
  7. Luganjo Mtoni
  8. Luganjo Mlimani
  9. Reli Mpya
  10. Ntitimo