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Rev. Bukomeko James elected 5th Bishop of Mityana Diocese

By AMPAIRE BARBRA

Thursday November 7, 2019

 

Rev. Dr Bukomeko James has been elected the 5th Bishop of Mityana Diocese. The election was made by the House of Bishops of the Church of Uganda sitting at Namirembe Guest House on 7th November 2019.


Rev. Bukomeko will be ordained as bishop on 2nd February 2020 at St. Andrew’s Cathedral. Bukomeko succeeds the Rt. Rev. Dr Stephen Kaziimba Mugalu who was elected the 9th Archbishop of the Church of Uganda.

 
Rev. Bukomeko hails from Luwero. He has a Master's degree in Divinity from Uganda Christian University, a Postgraduate Diploma in Human Resource Management from Uganda Management Institute, a Bachelor of Education and a Diploma in Education from Nkumba University. He also has an Executive Certificate from Hertfordshire University.  He was given an honorary doctorate from the London Bridge Business School.


He has served in various capacities in Namirembe Diocese, including parish priest and Assistant Vicar.
Rev. Bukomeko is to married Rose Bukomeko and the two are blessed with five children.