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Diocesan Directory as in 2014

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OfficeContact PersonPostal AddressTelephone Cell Phone
Country Code: +255
Email Address
Diocesan BishopRt. Rev. Desiderius RwomaP. O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA028 222 0746 0752 659 342brwoma@yahoo.com
Auxiliary BishopRt. Rev. Method KilainiP. O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0756 146 449
0713 262836
0786 262 836
mkilaini@gmail.com
Bishop EmeritusRt. Rev. Nestor TimanywaP. O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA 0754 040 878
Bishop's SecretaryFr. Hubert RwebangiraP. O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA028 2220746
028 2220194
0766 397 638
0685 802 861
hubert_rwebangira@yahoo.com
b.officebk@yahoo.com
Deputy Secretary to the BishopFr. Samuel Rwegoshora 0787 188 556sammygo2003@yahoo.com
Lay ApostolateFr. David Kamugisha
(Director)
P. O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA028 222 05290762 411810kamugishadt@yahoo.com
Religious EducationFr. Achilleus Rwehumbiza
(Director)
P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA 028 222 01890754 766 388
0786 626 350,
achillefr2004@yahoo.com
CaritasFr. Deogratias Mwikira028 22201860784 411 433
0764 087 892
mwikiradeo@yahoo.com
HealthRt. Rev. Method KilainiP. O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0756 146 449
0713 262836
0786 262 836
mkilaini@gmail.com
Bunena Treasury P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBATel.0282220254
Fax 0282222113
b.- dioces@africaonline.co.tz
Fr. Joannes Rweyemamu
(Financial Controller)
0754 596 777
0783 596 777

rweyejo@yahoo.com
Fr. Deodatus Katunzi
(Ass. Financial Controller)
0766 571 279
0784 851 753
deka@gmail.com
CommunicationsFr. Christopher MpamboP.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA 028 222 03110787 757 103
0756 201 312
Ntungamo Seminary P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA028 222 0778
Fr. Vitus Mrosso
(Rector)
0784 375 477
0713 414 603
0754 499 157
Fr. Flumens Ghumpi 0784 151 373
0753 334 227
frumenceg@yahoo.com
Fr. Philbert Rulange Rwehumbiza
Fr. Benedict Bigirwamungu 0754 760 487
0782 585 805
frbbigirwa@yahoo.com
Fr. Patrick Tibangayuka 0755 821 036
0785 737 577
ptibangayuka@yahoo.com
Fr. Erick Muganyizi 0755 324 237
0785 759 498
kaijage.erick@yahoo.com
Fr. Peter Nkunda
Bukoba Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA028 222 2277
Fr. Faustin Kamuhabwa
(Parish Priest)
0786 413 767
0752 457 167
Fr. Anthony Rutaihwa 0784 408 764rutaihwafra@yahoo.com
Fr. Deogratias Mulokozi 0784 923 689frdeomugisha@yahoo.com
Fr. Thomas Tibainuguka 07562541869
PrisonsFr. Achilleus Rwehumbiza 0754 766 388
0786 626 350,
achillefr2004@yahoo.com
Bumai Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Switbert Mujuni
(Parish Priest)
0787 129 806
0758 335 958
0715 129 806
mswitie@yahoo.com
Fr. Mathias Balikuddembe 0764 504 093
0684 244 327
Bumbire Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0754749 369
Fr. Deodatus Tibakwasakanwa
(Parish Priest)
0786 087 044
0767 087 044
deodatustiba@yahoo.com
Fr. Philibert Mutalemwa 0757 466 050
0786 657 098
Buyango Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Potentine Mutalemwa
(Parish Priest)
0754 756 856
0786 656 935
potemutalemwa@yahoo.com
Fr. Fulgens Rutakyamirwa 0754 415 392
0785 886968
Fr. Arcard Ishengoma 0787 408 864
Ichwandimi Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0754 772 591
0784 271 123
Msgr. Gosbert Byamungu
(Parish Priest)
0754 756 856
0763674664
gbyamungu@gmail.com
Fr. Modest Rutasingwa 0784 772 510rutasingwamodest@yahoo.com
Igoma Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Pius Mulokozi
(Parish Priest)
0783707649piakaloo@yahoo.com
Fr. Henry Kobukale 0784 772 510
Ishozi Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Traseas Rutajama
(Parish Priest)
0784 553 928
Fr. Andrew Bigirwamungu 0755 705 700
0787 320 318
Itahwa Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Msgr. David Mubirigi
(Parish Priest)
0782 262 352 mubirigidk49@yahoo.com
Fr. Daniel Kagaruki 0788 819 612danksemamta@yahoo.com
KWAUSO Secondary School P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA or
P. O. BOX 1800, BUKOBA.
Fr. Stanislaus Mutajwaha
(Director)
0788 718 715 slsmutak@mtco.com
Fr. Marianus Rutagwelera
(Head Master)
0754749803
SAUT Bukoba Centre P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Msgr. Deogratias Rweyongeza(Director)0752 451 773
0784 451 773
Prof. Joseph Meli Kamugisha0784 940 869 kamugishaj@aol.com
Kaazi Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Audax Rweyemamu0784 894 538
Kagondo Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Vedasto Rugaijamu
(Parish Priest)
0786 608 602
0754 774 039
f.vedrug@yahoo.com
Fr. Dominic Rugemalira0787 265 564
Fr. Odilon Kajwahura0787 188 577
Fr. Agabus Tibenderana0786 417 770
0754 417 770
BMMMD Sisters P.O. BOX 1168, BUKOBA
Fr. Vedasto Rugaijamu
(Chaplain)
0786 608 602
0754 774 039
f.vedrug@yahoo.com
CHUDIKYE P.O. BOX 1168, BUKOBA
Fr. Florence Rutaihwa
(Director)
0754 624 572
0784 767 057
frfloruta@yahoo.com
*Sr. Dominata Severin
(Sr. i/c)
0786 421 003
0754 417 770
Fr. Leonard Kalikawe0783 167 422
0752 169 241
Kagondo Hospital *Dr. LadislausP.O. BOX 1168, BUKOBA0784 691 226
Fr. Celestine Rwechungura
(Chaplain)
0788 339 660
0765 575 711
frfloruta@yahoo.com
Fr. Felix Kamugisha
(Doctor)
0787 336 768
0766 209213
frfkamu@yahoo.com
Ss. Oscar and Willbard Priests' House P.O. BOX 1168, BUKOBA
Msgr. Peter Mutashobya
Fr. John Joseph Rwechungura0754 973 805
Fr. Celestine Rwechungura0788 339 660
0765 575 711
Fr. Leopold Mushuga0754 660 535
Fr. Felician Rwehikiza 0719 189 859
0769 151 676
028- 2220872
0784 189 859
Kanyigo Parish P.O. BOX 4, KANYIGO, BUKOBA028 222 2503
Fr. Medericus Kyaruzi
(Parish Priest)
0786 885 070
0754 668 944
bushago2014@gmail.com
Fr. Matthias Rwiza0769 424 423
Kashambya Parish P.O. BOX 33, KYAKA, KAGERA028 - 2222324
Fr. Lewis Muganyizi
(Parish Priest)
0784 894 735
0752 457128
muganyizilewis@yahoo.com
Fr. Simon Rutatekururwa 0784 899 229
Fr. Charles Rwehumbiza 0754 759 090
0787 823 346
rwehumbizac@yahoo.com
Kasherero Parish P. O. BOX PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Christopher Mwoleka
(Parish Priest)
0754 326 654
0784 807 520
Fr. Isidor Kabanza
Ihungo Sec. Sch. Chaplaincy & Youths
Fr. Paschalis Buberwa
(Director)
0755453631
0786687870
0713940493
paschalisbuberwa@yahoo.com
Fr. Ildephonce Katundu 0784 802 799
Kashozi Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Anthony Rugundiza
(Parish Priest)
0681 160 555
0764 600 194
arugundiza@yahoo.com
Fr. Francis Mutagwaba 0784 776 341 francismutta@yahoo.com
Fr. Emmanuel Kamugisha
Nyaigando Chaplaincy Fr. Denis Rweyunga0767 947 920
0684 947 920
rweyungad@yahoo.com
St. Francis Teachers College Fr. Respicius Rwelamira0784 887 803
0753 301 076
respiciuskamara@yahoo.com
Katoke Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0754 772 515
Fr. Josephat Niwagira
(Parish Priest)
0754 772 515
0754 613 483
Fr. Donatian Rugatangya 0732 114 427
0754 394 113
donaruga@gmail.com
Fr. John Philip Karumuna 0755 471 253
0786 492 456
jpkarumunatz@yahoo.com
Katoke Teachers College Chaplaincy Fr. John Philip Karumunajpkarumunatz@yahoo.com
Katoma Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA028 – 2220048
Fr. Deogratias Mwikira
(Parish Priest)
0784 411 433
0764 087 892
mwikiradeo@yahoo.com
Fr. Nestor Kajuna
Kemondo Parish Fr. Justus Kahwa
(Parish Priest)
P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0754 825 271
0784 774 899
Queen of The Apostles Formation Center - Kemondo Fr. Justus Kahwa
(Director)
0754 825 271
0784 774 899
Kijwire Parish P.O. BOX 13, MULEBA, KAGERAO28 222 2663
Fr. Canute Jumbe
(Parish Priest)
0759 083 470
0787 274 676
jumbecanutus@yahoo.com
Fr. Gotfried Kamara 0754 914 692
0789 431 950
Fr. Denis Rwamugira 0787 338 556
Kilimilire Parish Fr. Prosper Atuhaile
(Parish Priest)
P.O. BOX 34, KYAKA, BUKOBA0763868062
0683878764
prosatuheire@gmail.com
Kimwani Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Felician Buberwa
(Parish Priest)
0786 080 332
Fr. Charles Katanda
Kishogo Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Edmund Mutalemwa
(Parish Priest)
0713 595 987
0784 872 311
0754 620 142
edmutrut@yahoo.com
Fr. John Chrisostom Rweyemamu
Kishuro Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Renovatus Twin,Omukama
(Parish Priest)
0756 341926
0688 854 373
0754 620 142
Fr. Marcel Mutakyamirwa 0713 429 783
0785 471 424
frmarcemuta@yahoo.com
Maruku Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0713 461 148
Fr. Gaston Ampe
(Parish Priest)
0783-703 152
Fr. Herbert Moyolero 0785027287
Minziro Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Revocatus Rugaihura
(Parish Priest)
0787 157 393revoijumba@yahoo.com
Fr. Edward Furahisha 0784 673006
Mubunda Parish P.O. BOX 102, MULEBA, KAGERA
Fr. Adeltus Kamugisha
(Parish Priest)
0784 756 920
0759 337 798
kamugishaadeltus@yahoo.com
Fr. Paschal Ntibalegera 0768 155 723
Mugana Parish P.O. BOX 202, BUKOBA
Fr. Godwin Rugambwa
(Parish Priest)
0784635753
0754635734
godwinrugambwa@yahoo.com
Fr. Medard Weyemere 0754 767 692
0681 162 874
Fr. Erasmus Bahainako 0788 075 513
Fr. Deogratias Rweyemamu 0757 328 828
Mugana Hospital Fr. Medard Weyemere
(Chaplain)
P.O PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0754 767 692
0681 162 874
Mutukula Parish Fr. Paulinus Rutaihwa
(Chaplain)
P.O PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0755 846 462
0684 405 742
paulinusrutaihwa@gmail.com
Mwemage Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Lucas Mulokozi
(Parish Priest)
0754 759 098
0784 493 363
mulokozi_lucas@yahoo.com
Fr. Dionysius Mutembei 0755 364 003 mutembeidenis33@yahoo.com
Ngarama Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Achilleus Rwehumbiza
(Parish Priest)
0754 766 388
0786 626 350
achillefr2004@yahoo.com
Fr. Henry Kempanju 0784 807 607
Ngote Parish P.O. BOX 49, MULEBA
Fr. Leonard Rutaihwa
(Parish Priest)
0767 320 204
0784 320 204
rutta@yahoo.com
Fr. Viator Mujuni 0786 074 240
Nshamba Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA0282222586
Fr. Marcel Kaberwa
(Parish Priest)
0783 292 273
0752 457 109
marcelkaberwa@yahoo.com
Fr. Gratian Rweyendera 0784 803 002
Rubya Parish P.O. BOX 140, RUBYA, KAGERA
Fr. Benezeth Mujwahuzi
(Parish Priest)
0754 510 256
Fr. Melchior Kato 0713 229 116
Fr. Audax Rutakyamirwa 0786 700 927
Rubya Seminary P.O BOX 246, RUBYA, KAGERA
Fr. Jason Kaiza
(Rector)
0784 802 790kkashumba@yahoo.com
Fr. Fulgens Rutatekururwa
(Vice Rector)
0754 767 682
0784 802 822
fulgenskururwa@yahoo.com
Fr. Process Mutungi 0754 888 078
0784 803 375
mutungip@hotmail.com
Fr Renatus Rweyongeza 0784 894 659
0754758845
rweyongezar@yahoo.com
Fr. Julius Mulokozi 0784 720 456
0766 200 040
fjmulokozi@yahoo.com
Fr. Maximillian Mutasingwa 0754 967 242
Fr. Fortunatus Rutaihwa 0754 634 820
0782 204 925
0713 647 904
frale20042000@yahoo.com
Fr. Aegidius Rweyemamu 0785 221 952
0768 186 444
aegidiusmuta@yahoo.com
Fr. Almachius Tirweshobwa 0786 373 292
0752 456183
Fr. Florian Kamuhabwa 0787 562 981
0752 227 707
Fr. Patience Mutalemwa 0787 237 205
0759 704 350
mutalemwapatience@yahoo.com
Fr. Remigius Rutashubanyuma 0756 027 159
0786 745 513
rrutashubanyuma@yahoo.com
Fr. Nicolaus Matungwa 0787420 696
0713750908
matungwan@yahoo.com
Fr. Edson Mutembei 0758 274 228
Fr. Narcis Rwegoshora
Ruhanga Parish P.O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA
Fr. Florence Rweyemamu
(Parish Priest)
0764 599 942
Fr. Ernest Rugakingira
Rukindo Parish P.O. BOX 253, RUBYA, KAGERA0754772514
Fr. Revocatus Miruko
(Parish Priest)
0767 772 515
0787 772 515
Fr. Felician Rugimbana 0683 522 656
Fr. Elpidius Rwegoshora 0784 894 650 erwegoshora@yahoo.com
Rutabo Parish P.O. BOX 33, KAMACHUMU
Fr. Faustine Mukyanuzi
(Parish Priest)
0786 188 156
0765025666
fmukyanu@yahoo.com
Fr. Method Ndyamukama 0784655 384 metndy@hotmail.com
Rutabo Seminary P.O. BOX 33, KAMACHUMU
Fr. Livinus Mwesiga
(Rector)
0754 757 189
0788 676 767
lfrmwesiga@yahoo.co.uk
Fr. Florence Kamugisha (Vice Rector) 0787 088 206
0713 272 903
florencekamugisha@yahoo.com
Fr. Dionysius Muchunguzi 0787 080 964
0765 072 098
dlmuchunguzi@yahoo.com
Fr. Evodius Mwijage 0786 993 386
0762 194 794
Clergy Outside the Diocese
OfficeContact PersonPostal AddressTelephone Cell PhoneEmail Address
Nunciature of Honduras Most Rev. Novatus Rugambwa (Nuncio to Honduras) nrugambwa@yahoo.com
Catholic Diocese of Sumbawanga Rt. Rev. Damian KyaruziP. O. BOX 340784251778bdkyaruzi@gmail.com
Catholic Diocese of Kayanga Rt. Rev. Almachius Vincent RweyongezaP. O. BOX 500, KARAGWE – KAGERA0787984868
0768165804
almachbp@yahoo.com
Kipalapala Senior Seminary P.O. BOX 325, TABORA
Fr. Narcis Katambe
(Rector)
0713117105
0767117105
katambefrn@yahoo.com
Fr. Athanasius B. Mutasingwa
(Rector)
0714 081086
0755233838
0786876182
abatundu@gmail.com
Tanzania Episcopal Conference(TEC) Fr. Jovitus Mwijage 0687 837122fjmwijage@yahoo.com
Diocese of Dar Esalaam P.O. BOX 167
DAR ES SALAAM
Fr. Jovin Bakekera 0754447120 jovinfbakekera@yahoo.com
Fr. Ireneus Mbahulira
St. Augustine University
of Tanzania - SAUT
P.O BOX 307, MWANZA
Fr. Gideon Rwezahura 0765 088 882 rwezagide@yahoo.com
Fr. Samwel Muchunguzi 0784 372 130 nkemage@yahoo.com
Fr. Prophilio Mulokozi 0782 619 854 promlokozi@yahoo.com
Stella Maris Mtwara University Collecge ( STEMMUCO)- Mtwara
Rev. Fr. Longinus Rutagwelera (Director) 0718193489
0688274484
rutagwelera2000@yahoo.com
Fr. Ansgarius Shumbusho 0784 207 220
0767207220
shumbusho2001@yahoo.com
Catholic University of Eastern Africa - CUEA P. O. Box 62157, 00200 NAIROBI 00528916016
Msgr. Pius Rutechura
(Vice Chancellor)
+254732579710 rutepius@hotmail.com
Prof. Juvenalis Baitu +254733244352 jbaitu@yahoo.com
Fr. Adeodatus Rwehumbiza +254718147556 arwehu95@gmail.com
Fr. Gerald Mutarubukwa +254719325421
+255688292862
ggmutrug@yahoo.com
Fr. Reginald Kashakuro +254715440434 kashreg@yahoo.com
Fr. Delphinus Rwehumbiza +254718147182 delphinusrwehumbiza@yahoo.com
Strathmore University - Nairobi Fr. Achilles Kiwanuka Machumilane P.O.BOX 59857 00020Q CITY SQUARE, NAIROBI KENYA. +254703338375machumilane@gmail.com
machumilane@wawenauzima.net
Catholic University of Health and Allied Sciences (CUHAS)- Bugando Fr. Leodegard Mwesiga 0754089174
0782850401
0713 961 336
ledgerfr@hotmail.com
Mwenge University Fr. Cornelius Mushumbusi 0786 413 387
0752 451 744
mukorofrshumbu12@gmail.com
Piazza Madonna Della Salette Roma, Italia Fr. Paschal Mutegaya +393331809677pasmute@yahoo.com
No. 2 Presbytery, Ireland Fr. Eladius Mutunzi 6 Old Hill, Leixlip. Co. Kildare, Ireland mutunzieladius@yahoo.com
United States of America - US
Fr. Solomon Bandiho Pat Guidon Centre, 109 Oblate Drive, San Antonio, TX 78216, U.S.A. 2103499928, ext. 211 sbandiho@yahoo.com
Fr. Thomas Rutashubanyuma +19283017414 ruttathomas@yahoo.com

Diocesan Congregations

OfficeContact PersonPostal AddressTelephone Cell PhoneEmail Address
Sisters of St. Therese of the Child Jesus (Bathereza) P. O. Box 315, Bukoba 028222 0509 0787 582 889
0784 982 994
0754 941 389
Sisters of Our Lady of Perpetual Help (BMMMD) P. O. Box 1168, Bukoba 028 222 0189 0784831732
Shirika la Mtakatifu Karoli Lwanga - Kashozi Parish Neo Paulina 0683 689 290

Missionaries' Directory

OfficeContact PersonPostal AddressTelephone Cell PhoneEmail Address
1. Congregation of the Apostles of Jesus
Kilimilire Parish Fr. Alexander Kamuhabwa
(Parish Priest)
0783219113
0757068681
kamuhabwaalexander@yahoo.com
Maruku Parish
Fr. Gaston Ampe 0783703152
Fr. Herbert Moyolero 0785027287
2. Bannakalori Brothers from Kiteredde, Masaka Uganda P. O. Private Bag, Bukoba.
Bunena Community Brother Dominic
(Superior)
0784447214
Kashozi Community Brother Maximillian
(Superior
0683440506
3. Canossian Sisters: Daughters of Charity P. O. Box 202, BUKOBA
Mugana Community Sr. Tessy Ayalookunnel
(Superior)
0786610308
Bakhita Community Sr. Angela Mlipano
(Superior
0757837753
4. Hospital Sisters of the Third Order of St. Francis Sr. Anne Karlino
(Superior)
SAN DAMIANO ROMAN CATHOLIC MISSION, KEMONDO
P. O. BOX 1185, Bukoba
0754619262
5. Missionary Sisters of Mary Mother of the Church P. O. Box 1714, BUKOBA 2220168
Mig era Community Sr. Sancta Maria Manok
(Superior)
0688299271
Mafumbo Community Sr. Jacentha Kakuhikire
(Superior
0763215436
6. Poor Clares Colettines Sr. Agnes Peter Kwika (Mother Abbess) Monastery of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, Itahwa
Box 1644, Bukoba
0784 356 256
7. Sisters of Our Lady of Good Counsel Sr. Rose Paschal Kiganda (House Superior) ST. MBAGA TUZINDE CONVEN
P. O. BOX 13, MULEBA
028 -222 19710787762569
8. Sisters of Our Lady of Kilimanjaro Sr. Beatrix Mrianga (Superior) BISHOP'S HOUSE
Private Bag, Bukoba
028 222 07460787762569
9.Sisters of St. Ann Luzern Sr. Benita Ann (Superior) Kamishango Rubya Parish 0756586490
10. Franciscan Sisters Sr. Elfrida Tang (Superior) Rumuli Convent
P. O. PRIVATE BAG, BUKOBA.
0786932612
11. St. Nicolaus Children's House Stephania Cöster Kemondo 0756 751 605
12. Sisters of St. Joseph of Mombasa (AKEMPS) Sr. Jacqueline Ndunge Kivila (House Superior) Bukoba Parish 0687562093

Medical Doctors

OfficeContact PersonPostal AddressTelephone Cell PhoneEmail Address
Kagondo Hospital Dr. Wilbroad Shangwe 0752369333
Mugana Hospital Dr. Ephraim Kato 0784754375
Rubya Hospital Dr. Modest Burchard 0754649792

Contact Information
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P.O.Box Private Bag,
Bukoba, Tanzania.
Tel. & Fax. 028 - 2220746
Office: Tel. 028 - 2220194
E-mail: b.officebk@yahoo.com
Website: www.bukobadiocese.co.tz
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