KASKAZINI B ( MISSENYI)
Kaskazini B district was officially opened on February 5th 1984, being comprised of 3 parishes namely Kyaka, Missenyi ( Kashozi) and Ngando. Minziro parish was formed in 1991. On 25th January 2009 the parish of Bugango was also opend, making the total number of 5 parishes altogether in the church district. The district covers the whole area of Missenye division as its catchment area.
Since the its inauguration, the church district has been headed by the pastors as follows;
Rev. Hezekie Balira 1984-1993
Rev. Abel Lwabuhungu 1993-2001
Rev. Christian Sindano 2002-2006
Rev. Mathias Buberwa 2007-up to now.
During the Idd Amin’s invasion (the Kagera war) in 1978/79, this area was commonly knowingly as the land of the war, since the war was fought face to face in this area as Amin was already claimed that this land is the property of Uganda. When the Tanzania president Mwl. Julius Kambarage Nyerere (father of the nation) paid the visit in the area to inspect the war he tended to live in the house of Kashozi parish pastor, which is still in its existence at the headquarters of Kashozi parish.
Rev. Mathias Buberwa
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