Fr. Sylvester Nitunga
PARENTS
Father: Ludovick Nitunga 
Mother: Bernadeta Mabuguzo

BORN
Birth: June 1968 Village: Lugongo Ward: Maramba District: Mheza Region: Tanga Country: Tanzania

ORDINATION 
January 25, 1999: Deacon at Kipalapala Senior Seminary in Tabora, Tanzania 
August 28, 1999: Priest at Maramba Parish in Maramba, Tanzania

EDUCATION 
Primary School Education 1977 – 1983: Std I – VII at Lugongo Primary School in Maramba, Tanzania

PRIESTLY FORMATION
1984 – 1988: Form 1A – IV at Soni Seminary School in Soni, Tanzania
1989 – 1991: Form V – VI at St. Peter’s Junior Seminary in Morogoro, Tanzania
1991 – 1992: Pre-Philosophy Formation Year at Gare Formation House in Gare, Tz 
1992 – 1994: Philosophy at Ntungamo Major Seminary in Bukoba, Tanzania
1997 – 1998: Pastoral Year at Hale Parish in Hale and St. Mathias Mulumba in Tanga, Tz
1994 – 1999: Theology at Kipalapala Senior Seminary in Tabora Tanzania
1997: Secretarial Course at St. Joseph’s Commercial School in Tanga, Tanzania

POST ORDINATION STUDIES 
2000: Clinical Pastoral Education at KCMC Hospital Center in Moshi, Tanzania
2005 – 2008: Licentiate in Canon Law at Catholic University of East Africa (CUEA) in Nairobi, Kenya 
2010: PhD Studies in Canon Law at State University of Innsbruck, Austria (EUROPE)

OTHER COURSES/ACHIEVEMENTS
WORK/MINISTRY EXPERIENCE 
1999 - 2000: Assisting Priest at Muheza Parish in Muheza, Tanzania
2000 – 2002: Chaplain for Hospitals in Tanga Municipal in Tanga, Tanzania
2000 -2002: Assisting Priest at St. Anthony Cathedral Parish in Tanga, Tanzania 
2002 – 2005: Director and Formator at Diocesan Formation House in Soni, Tanzania 
2002 – 2005: Spiritual Director at Soni Seminary School in Soni, Tanzania
2007 - 2008: chaplain in Marist internation University college-Nairobi Kenya.
2008 – 2010: Diocesan Judicial Vicar and Diocesan Assistant General Secretary in Tanga, Tanzania

CONTACT
Collegium Canisianum Sillgasse 6, 6020 Innsbruck
Austria (Europe)
Phone: +436509259134 
E-mail: sludovick@yahoo.com
 
Picha
catholic diocese of Tanga