Pope Francis has named Right Reverend Montfort Stima the new bishop of Mangochi Diocese in Malawi.
Stima was Auxiliary Bishop of Blantyre Archdiocese,
According to an announcement by the Apostolic Nunciature (Vatican Embassy) in Malawi, Stima currently Diocesan Administrator of the Archdiocese of Blantyre, remains in charge of the Archdiocese up until Rt. Rev. Thomas Msusa will take possession of the Archiepiscopal See of Blantyre.
Rt. Reverend Montfort Stima hails from Khomera Village, TA Dambe, Mwanza, Neno.
He was born on 27th December 1957; ordained a priest on 3rd August 1986 at Limbe Cathedral; appointed auxiliary bishop of the archdiocese of Blantyre on 24 .