Welcome to the diocese of Kasese! Find on this website information about the history of the diocese, its bishop, the main functions in the diocese, diocesan statistics, religious communities of men and women with their respective addresses, other institutions including seminaries, catechetical centre, hospitals and health centres, parishes, centres with resident priests, diocesan and relgious priests with their dates of ordination
The Diocese of Kasese was erected on 01st April 1989 from the Fort Portal Diocese by His Holiness Pope John Paul II. It was curved from the Diocese of Fort Portal to the whole of Kasese District.
The Rt. Rev. Francis Aquirinus Kibira
The Rt. Rev. Francis Aquirinus Kibira was born on 16th April 1985 in Buryansungwe village Kitagwenda Parish, He was ordained a priest on 23rd September 1984 at Kitagwenda Parish in Fort Portal Diocese. He was appointed bishop of the Diocese of Kasese on 12th April 2014 by His Holiness Pope Francis and was consecretated bishop on 12th July 2014 at Kasese Cathedral.
Address: Bishop’s Office
P. O. Box 412,
Mobile: +256 70531845/+256779722137
BISHOP IN RETIREMENT
The Rt. Rev. Egidio Nkaijanabwo
The Rt. Rev. EgidioNkaijanobwo was born on 29th August 1935. He was ordained a priest on 28th May 1961 and appointed 1st Bishop of Kasese on 1st April 1989 by His Holiness Pope John Paul II and consecrated Bishop on 17th June 1989 at Kasese. He retired on 15th April 2014.
P. O. Box 75, KASESE, Uganda
Diocese of Kasese