Fr. Thomas Msagati
PARENTS
Father: Francis Msagati Shehiza
Mother: Lucia Thomas Shemweta

BORN
Date of Birth: March 1962  Village: Ngulu-Kwelushega Ward: Gare District: Lushoto Region: Tanga Country: Tanzania

ORDINATION 
January 6, 1991: Deacon at St. Anthony Cathedral Parish in Tanga, Tanzania  
July 9, 1991: Priest at Kongei Outstation in Gare, Tanzania

EDUCATION 
Primary School Education 
1989 – 1992: Std. I – IV at Mlimani Primary School in Dar-Es-Salaam, Tanzania 
1974 – 1977: St. IV – VII at Kongei Primary School in Kongei, Tanzania

PRIESTLY FORMATION 
1978 – 1981: Form I – IV at Soni Seminary School in Soni, Tanzania 
1981 – 1982: Form IV at Likonde Seminary School in Ruvuma, Tanzania
1982-1983: Form VI at St. Peter’s Seminary School in Morogoro, Tanzania
1984 – 1986: Philosophy at Ntungamo Major Seminary in Bukoba, Tanzania 
1989 - 90: Clinical Pastoral Education (CPE) at Bugando Hospital Center in Mwanza, Tz
1986 – 1991: Theology at Segerea Senior Seminary in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania

POST ORDINATION STUDIES 
1992 – 1993: AMECEA Course (Cert. In Accounts & B/ADM) NSTI in Mwanza, Tz
1995 – 1998: Advanced Diploma in Accountancy (ADA) NSTI – Mwanza, Tanzania

WORK/MINISTRY EXPERIENCE 
1991 - 1992: Diocesan Secretary General in Tanga, Tanzania
1993 – 1995: Assistant Diocesan Procurator in Tanga, Tanzania 
1998 – 2002: Diocesan Procurator in Tanga, Tanzania 
2003: Diocesan Director for Health & Land Departments 
2008: Priest In-Charge (Pastor) at Hale Parish in Hale, Tanzania

CONTACT 
P.O. BOX 483  Korogwe, Tanzania 
Phone: +255784418828/ +255718458584 
E-mail: msagati2002@yahoo.com
catholic diocese of Tanga