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Pope Names New Archbishop of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania

Msgr. Jude Thaddaeus Ruwa’ichi, OFM Cap., until now, served as coadjutor of the same archdiocese

Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Cardinal Polycarp Pengo of the Metropolitan Archdiocese of Dar-es-Salaam, Tanzania, on August 16, 2019, presented by the cardinal.

He is succeeded by Archbishop Jude Thaddaeus Ruwa’ichi, OFM Cap., who until now, served as coadjutor of the same archdiocese.

About Deborah Castellano Lubov

Deborah Castellano Lubov is Senior Vatican & Rome Correspondent for ZENIT; author of 'The Other Francis' ('L'Altro Francesco') featuring interviews with those closest to the Pope and preface by Vatican Secretary of State Cardinal Parolin (currently published in 5 languages); Deborah is also NBC & MSNBC Vatican Analyst. She often covers the Pope's travels abroad, at times from the papal flight (including for historic trips such as to Abu Dhabi and Japan & Thailand), and has done television and radio commentary, including for Vatican Radio, Sky, and BBC. She is a contributor to National Catholic Register, UK Catholic Herald, Our Sunday Visitor, Inside the Vatican, and other Catholic news outlets. She has also collaborated with the Vatican in various projects, including an internship at the Pontifical Council for Social Communications, and is a collaborator with NBC Universal, NBC News, Euronews, and EWTN. For 'The Other Francis': or

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