Fr. Joseph Sekija

PARENTS:

Father: Bernard Sekija

Mother: Maria Sekija


BORN 

Date of Birth: October 1966 Village: Rangwi Ward: Rangwi District: Lushoto Region: Tanga Country: Tanzania


ORDINATION  

January 1, 1997: Deacon at St. Anthony Cathedral in Tanga, Tanzania

July 9, 1997, 2000: Priest at Rangwi Parish in Rangwi Tanzania


EDUCATION  

Primary School Education 1976 - 1982: Std I-VII at Rangwi Primary School in Rangwi, Tanzania

                              
PRIESTLY FORMATION

1983 - 1987: Form IA - IV at Soni Seminary in Soni, Tanzania 

1988 – 1990: Form V – VI: Likonde Junior Seminary in Ruvuma, Tanzania 

1990 - 1992: Philosophy at Ntungamo Major Seminary in Bukoba Tanzania

1995 – 1996: Pastoral Year Internship at Kongoi Parish in Kongoi, Tanzania 

1992 - 1997: Theology at Segerea Senior Seminary in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania


OTHER COURSES/ACHIEVEMENTS 
POST ORDINATION STUDIES  
WORK/MINISTRY EXPERIENCE 

1997 - 1998: Assisting Priest at St. Theresa Parish in Tanga, Tanzania 

1998 – 2001: Assisting Priest at Sakharani Parish in Soni, Tanga Tanzania

2001 – 2008: Priest In-Charge (Pastor) at Tekwa Parish in Soni, Tanga Tanzania

2008: Priest In-Charge (Pastor) at Kilole Parish in Korogwe, Tanga Tanzania

2015: Priest In-Charge (Pastor) at Handeni Parish in Handeni, Tanga Tanzania


CONTACT 

P.O. BOX 5 Korogwe, Tanzania

 Phone: +255784304153/+255654832840 

catholic diocese of Tanga