Diocese of MBINGA

Area Sq. Kilometres    11,400 (4,403 Square Miles)

Population          512,420

No. Catholics          400,965

Catechists                258      

Historical Notes

On 22nd December 1986 it was erected from Diocese of Songea to Diocese of Mbinga.


The Right Reverend John Chrisostom Ndimbo was born on October 12th 1960 at Kipololo - Lundumato in the then Archdiocese of Songea. Ordained Priest on June 21st 1989. Consecrated and installed Bishop as the first Bishop of Mbinga on 5thJune 2011.


Bishop`s House

P.O. Box 94 / MBINGA

Tel: 025-2640070

Fax 025-264007



Emmanuel A. Mapunda (22 Dec 1986 Appointed - 12 Mar 2011 Retired)


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