Shinyanga Region Office



P. O Box 1021, Lubaga Street, Block MM,

Plot No. 888, Majengo Area,

Shinyanga, Tanzania

Phone: +255 (0)28 2762617


Shinyanga region is located in the north-west of Tanzania and south of Lake Victoria. It shares its border with Mwanza and Simiyu in the north, Geita to the west and Tabora in the south.


Coverage of Equip-Tanzania in Shinyanga Region
Districts Five (5)in number. Namely; Shinyanga DC, Kahama TC, Ushetu DC, Msalala DC and Kishapu DC
Wards 108
Villages 488
Government Primary Schools 501
Enrolled Pupils (2014) 302,920 (148,153 boys and 154,767 girls)
Primary School Teachers Female 3,498, Male 2,604, Total 6,102


DC stands for District Council

TC stands for Town Council