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ARCHDIOCESE OF LILONGWE

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
Auxiliary Bishop: Rt. Rev. Vincent Fredrick Mwakhwawa
Patron: Our Lady of Africa
Feast Day: 30th April

Mst. Rev. George Desmond Tambala
Mst. Rev. George Desmond Tambala
Rt. Rev. Vincent Mwakhwawa
Rt. Rev. Vincent Mwakhwawa
Area Sq. Kilometres
Population (LL)
2013
Catholics
2013
Catechumens
2013

NEWS

BISHOP MWAKHWAWA ENTREATS THE YOUTH TO RESPOND TO THEIR VOCATIONS

29 January 2024

By Tiyamike Chisale The new Catholic Bishop in Malawi, Rt. Rev. Vincent Mwakhwawa has highlighted the need for the youth

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CADECOM DONATES RELIEF ITEMS TO MPONELA FLOOD VICTIMS

23 January 2024

By Eric Norman Mkwaira The Catholic Archdiocese of Lilongwe through its development commission, CADECOM on Monday, 20th January 2024 donated

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LILONGWE CWO CELEBRATES NEW YEAR WITH ARCHBISHOP TAMBALA (PICTORIAL)

05 January 2024

Catholic Women Organisation from the Archdiocese of Lilongwe celebrates new year with the Archdiocese’s Archbishop George Desmond Tambala at Maula

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Maula CCO Donates Basics to Older Priests at Likuni Parish (Pictorial)

04 November 2023

Catholic Charity Organisation from Maula Parish has donated some assorted items to 3 older priests at Likuni Parish in the

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ARCHDIOCESE OF LILONGWE CELEBRATES THIS YEAR’S MISSION SUNDAY AT CHILINDA PARISH (PICTORIAL)

23 October 2023

The Archdiocese of Lilongwe has celebrated this year’s Mission Sunday on 22nd October 2023 at St Clara Chilinda Parish. The

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ARCHDIOCESE OF LILONGWE INAUGURATES 48TH PARISH IN MCHINJI (PICTORIAL FOCUS)

23 September 2023

Here is Eric Norman Mkwaira’s Pictorial Focus of the Inauguration Ceremony of St Mathew the Apostle – Nkhwazi Catholic Parish,

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INAUGURATION CEREMONY OF ST PADRE PIO GULLIVER PARISH

14 September 2023

The Archdiocese of Lilongwe has officially opened a new parish in Area 49 Gulliver on 09th September 2023. Here is

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ORDER OF FRIARS MINOR CAPUCHINS RETURN TO ARCHDIOCESE OF LILONGWE AS ARCHBISHOP CALLS FOR PROGRESSIVE APPROACH

13 September 2023

by Sam Kalimba It had been 8 years when the Order of Friars Minor Capuchins left the Archdiocese of Lilongwe

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CHAKA CHA BUNGWE LA AMAYI AKATOLIKA : AMAYI AKATOLIKA ADZETSE MTENDERE

25 August 2023

Amayi akatolika kuchokera mu Arkidayosizi ya Lilongwe alimbikitsidwa kupewa mchitidwe wochita zinthu zoipa pomwe akukhala moyo wawo wa tsiku ndi

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CENTENARY BANK FINANCIAL REVIEW

31 July 2023

By Sam Kalimba The Board of the Centenary Bank has presented a summarised, unaudited financial results for the six months

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OUR WORKS

Likuni Mission Hospital
Mtengo Wa Nthenga Mission Hospital
Madisi Mission Hospital
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Msamba Center
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Namitete Furniture and Joinery
Centenary Bank Limited
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Eco-Schools Programme In Malawi
St. John's Boys Secondary School
St. Maria Goretti Girls Secondary School
Namitete Technical College
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