Fr. Edwin Kimwemwe 
 
Parents:
Father: Bakari Kimwemwe Ishika
Mother: Mwanaidi Almasi Mhina
 
Date and Place of Birth:
Date: Januari 1961
Village: Yoghoi – Kisaba
Ward: Lushoto
Division: Lushoto
District: LUSHOTO
Region: TANGA
Country: TANZANIA

Deaconate and Priesthood:
Deaconate: 06.01.1991 – St. Anthony’s Cathedral
Priesthood: 14.07.1991 – Lushoto Parish

Education:
i. Kindergarten: Yoghoi Kindergarten School (1967)
ii. Primary School: Mhelo Primary School (1969 – 1975) &
       Kitopeni Primary School (1976 – 1977)
iii. Seminary/Secondary (O – Level): Soni Seminary (1978 – 1981)
iv. Seminary/Secondary (A – Level): Arusha Catholic Seminary or
 Oldonyosambo Seminary (1982 – 1984)
v. Philosophical Studies: Ntungamo Major Seminary (August 1984 – June 1986)
vi. Theological Studies: Segerea Senior Seminary (July 1986 – June 1991)

Other Courses and Achievement:
i. Teacher’s Ethics & Basic Teaching Regulations – Morogoro TTC (July 1996)
 ii. English Teaching Methodology – Marangu TTC (August – September 1996)

Working Experience:
i. Pastoral Year (1989 – 1990) – Kongoi Parish
ii. First Appointment/Assistant Parish Priest (1991 – 1993) – Kongoi Parish
iii. Teacher and Formator (1993 – 1998) – Soni Seminary
iv. Assistant Parish Priest (April 1998 – September 1999) – Kwediboma Parish
v. Parish Priest (September 1999 – February 2000) – Potwe Parish
vi. Pwani House (September 2000 – January 2008)
vi. Bishop’s House (January 2008 – to date)

Contact:
Phone: +255754663778
+255786279936


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