Fr. Peter Mapunda
PARENTS:
Father: Amandrus J. Lwanda
Mother: Adelhelma Cassian

BORN 
Date of Birth: October 1970 Village: Mpakani Ward: Kerenge District: Muheza Region: Tanga Country: Tanzania

ORDINATION 
August 17, 2002: Deacon at Potwe Parish in Potwe, Tanzania 
January 17, 2003: Priest at Potwe Parish in Potwe, Tanzania

EDUCATION 
Primary School Education 
1978 - 1979: Kindergarten School at Bwembera in Bwembera, Tanzania
1979 – 1985: Std I-VII at Bwembera Primary School in Bwembera, Tanzania

PRIESTLY FORMATION
1987 - 1991: Pre-Form I - IV at Soni Junior Seminary in Soni, Tanzania
1992 – 1994: Form V – VI at St. Peter’s Junior Seminary in Morogoro, Tanzania
1994 -95: Pre-Philosophy Formation Year in Gare Formation House in Gare, Tanzania
1996-1998: Philosophy at Ntungamo Senior Seminary in Bukoba, Tanzania 
2000 - 2002: Pastoral Year Internship at Soni Seminary School in Soni, Tanzania
1998-2002: Theology at Segerea Senior Seminary in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

POST ORDINATION STUDIES
2003: Charismatic Renewal Course in Kampala, Uganda

WORK/MINISTRY EXPERIENCE 
2003 – 2004: Assisting Priest at St. Anthony Cathedral Parish in Tanga, Tanzania 
2004 – 2006: Diocesan Procurator in Tanga, Tanzania 
2006 – 2009: Assisting Priest at Malindi Parish in Malindi, Tanzania 
2010 - 2014: Assisting Priest at Kongoi Parish in Kongoi, Tanzania
2014: Assisting Priest at Kwediboma Parish

CONTACT 
P.O. BOX 65 SONI, Tanzania 
Phone: +255784530292 
catholic diocese of Tanga