BUKOBA CHURCH DISTRICT
Bukoba church district is one of the unique districts of the Northwestern diocese.
Its uniqueness lies in various aspects such as:
Bukoba district started back in ------------------. It is as old as the Northwestern diocese.
Her first district pastor was the late Dean Mathias Lutosha succeeded by the late Rev Dean Sebastian Rutahoire and then the late Rev Dean Ezekiel Balira. After Balira came Dean Samson Mushemba who was succeeded by the Rev Dean Wilson Kyakajumba and again succeeded by Dean Samson Mushemba. Dean Mushemba was then succeeded by the Rev Dean Wilson Lugakingira. The successor of Dean Lugakingira [19 was the Rev Bernard Kyamanywa [1998-2002, and then the Rev Dean Phenihas Lwakatare 2002-2004], then Rev Dean Lawrence Nshombo [2004-2011] and the incumbent, the Rev Dean Lermy Lwankomezi [from 2011 t0 present]
The district has only two parishes namely: Kashura parish [mother church; [1408 members] 19……., now with other 3 preaching centers [small congregation] meant to serve students.
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