Fr. Silas Singano
PARENTS:
Father: Clement Singano 
Mother: Olivia Philipo

BORN 
Birth: May 1959 Village: Irente Gombero Ward: Mhelo District: Lushoto Region: Tanga Country: Tanzania

ORDINATION 
December 3, 1985: Deacon at St. Anthony Cathedral in Tanga, Tanzania
June 24, 1986: Priest at St. Anthony Cathedral in Tanga, Tanzania

EDUCATION 
Primary School Education 1968 - 1974: Std I-VII at Mhelo Primary School in Mhelo, Tanzania

PRIESTLY FORMATION 
1975 - 1978: Form I - IV at St. Peter’s Junior Seminary School in Morogoro, Tanzania
1979 – 1981: Philosophy at Kibosho Major Seminary in Moshi, Tanzania 
1984 -1985: Pastoral Year Formation at Mlingano Parish in Mlingano, Tanzania
1982  - 1986: Theology at Kipalapala Senior Seminary in Tabora, Tanzania

OTHER COURSES AND ACHIEVEMENT 
POST ORDINATION STUDIES  
WORK/MINISTRY EXPERIENCE  
1986 – 1994: Teacher and Formator at Soni Seminary School in Soni, Tanzania
1994 – 2004: Priest In-Charge (Pastor) at Manundu Parish in Korogwe, Tanzania 
2004 – 2006: Sabbatical 
2006 – 2008: Assisting Priest at Kwediboma Parish in Handeni, Tanzania 
2008: Priest In-Charge (Pastor) at Kwediboma Parish in Handeni, Tanzania

CONTACT  
P.O. BOX 46 Handeni, Tanzania
Phone: +255786869622
catholic diocese of Tanga