Roman Catholic Diocese of Kigoma

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Diocese of Kigoma
Dioecesis Kigomaënsis
Location
Country Tanzania
Metropolitan Tabora
Statistics
Area 42,000 km2 (16,000 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
1,680,009
409,900 (24.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop vacant

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Kigoma (Latin: Dioecesis Kigomaënsis) is a diocese located in Kigoma in the Ecclesiastical province of Tabora in Tanzania. Since the appointment of Bishop Protase Rugambwa as Archbishop (Deputy Secretary of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples and President of the Pontifical Mission Societies) by Pope Benedict XVI on Tuesday, June 26, 2012, the Diocese has been a vacant see (sede vacante).

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