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Anthony Peter Mayalla, Tanzanian archbishop. Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1970.

Background

Mayalla, Anthony Peter was born on April 23, 1940 in Mawanza, Kwimba, Tanzania. Son of Mashibe Tryphone and Margaret Bingile (Kwiyenha) Mpemba.

Education

Master Religious Education, Loyola University, Chicago, 1975.

Career

Secondary school teacher St. Mary's Nyegezi Seminary, Mwanza, 1975-1977. Education secretary, deputy secretary general Tanzania Episcopal Conference, Dar Es Salaam, 1977-1979. Bishop Diocese of Musonia, Tanzania, 1979-1988.

Archbishop Archdiocese of Mwanza, 1988—2009. President Tanzania Episcopal Conference, Dar Es Salaam, 1983-1989, chairman staffing commission, 1989-1993, chairman lay apostolate department, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Ordained priest Roman Catholic Church, 1970.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, reading, football, volleyball.

Connections

father:
Mashibe Tryphone Mpemba

mother:
Margaret Bingile (Kwiyenha) Mpemba