The Vicariate of Nyasa was erected on 12th February 1897, including the whole of Malawi. The name Nyasa Vicariate was changed to Likuni on 12th July 1951 and finally, it became Lilongwe on 20th June 1957. It was raised to a status of a Diocese on 25th April 1959. Lilongwe was created a Metropolitan Circumscription on 9th February 2011.
The Archdiocese of Lilongwe covers seven districts of the Central Region of Malawi: Dowa, Kasungu, Lilongwe, Mchinji, Nkhotakota, Ntchisi and Salima.
Archbishop: Most Rev. George Desmond Tambala
Patron: Our Lady of Africa
Feast Day: 20th November
By Sam Kalimba: The prelate of the Archdiocese of Lilongwe, Most Rev. George Desmond Tambala took time to lecture theRead More
The Archbishop of the Lilongwe archdiocese of Lilongwe George Desmond Tambala has called on the catholic men organisation toRead More
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By Sam Kalimba: Catholic Perspective, a radio program that airs on Radio Alinafe of the Catholic Archdiocese of Lilongwe onRead More
ARCHBISHOP GEORGE TAMBALA OF LILONGWE OPENS THE 46TH PARISH IN THE ARCHDIOCESE OF LILONGWE Archbishop Tambala on 19 November, 2022Read More