BISHOP MOSES HAMUNGOLE DIES
Bishop Moses Hamungole of Monze diocese, who has been battling a corona virus infection, has died.
Two weeks ago, Bishop Hamungole announced to his catholic faithfuls that he tested positive to Covid-19 and was under treatment.
Born on 1st May 1967 in Kafue, he attended Mukasa Minor Seminary.
After his primary and secondary schools, he went to to St. Augustin Philosophical Seminary and later to the Theological Seminary of St. Dominic in Lusaka.
Since his ordination he served in several roles.
He also served as Director of Radio Yatsani and served in the Communications Office of the Archdiocese of Lusaka.
Between 2002-2008, he served as Secretary of the Communication of Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa and Zambia (AMECIA).
AMECIA comprises are Eritrea, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, South Sudan, Sudan, Tanzania, Uganda, Djibouti, Zambia and Somalia.
It is a Catholic service organization for the National Episcopal Conferences of the eight countries of Eastern Africa.
Before his appointment as Bishop, he was Director of the Vatican Radio in charge of English and Swahili programmes from 2010.
May His Soul Rest In Peace