Nakuru and Kajiado Dioceses Welcome New Bishops

After the peaceful process held on Saturday 26th November 2011, Canon Joseph Kamwati Muchai was elected the new Bishop of Nakuru Diocese. On the same day, Rev. Gadiel Katanga was elected as the new bishop on Kajiado Diocese.

In a colorful ceremony held on Sunday 8th January 2012 in Nakuru, he was consecrated and enthroned as the new bishop of the diocese. Bishop Muchai is a holder of Masters degree in Theology from Queens University in Belfast . He is married and blessed with two children. Bishop Kamwati succeeds Bishop Stephen Njihia Mwangi who has served in the diocese for 21 years.

Kajiado Diocese also welcomed the new Bishop Gadiel Katanga Lenini in a consecration and enthronement service which was held on Sunday 15th January 2012. A graduate of St. Paul's College in Limuru, Bishop Katanga has been the provost of St. Emmanuel Cathedral in Kajiado. He is married and blessed with three children. Bishop Katanga succeeds Bishop Daniel Taama who has served in the diocese for 14 years.

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