Category: News

05 Jan

The Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) mourn Malindi Bishop Rt. Rev. Emmanuel Barbara, (OFM Cap)

Bishop Barbara passed away on Friday morning at his residence and his body was taken to Star hospital mortuary in Malindi. In his message, the Archbishop of Mombasa Most Rev. Martin Kivuva wrote, “It is with deep sorrow and grief that we announce the passing on of the Rt. Rev. Emmanuel Barabara, who was the bishop of […]

28 Dec

Fare thee well Fr. Jacob Mbiti

Thousands of Catholic and non-catholic faithful congregated at St. Angelas Girls Secondary School grounds on 28th December 2017 for a requiem Mass for the late Rev. Fr. Jacob Mbiti who was a priest ordained and incardinated into the Diocese of Kitui. Until his demise, the late Fr. Jacob Mbiti was working as curate at Nguutani […]

25 Dec

Merry Christmas message from Archbishop Muheria

My most sincere and joyous Christmas wishes!!! May this Christmas be a moment when we restore New Born King at the center of our lives, beyond the political, commercial, entertainment and selfish buzz that have held us hostage !!! Have a Wonderful & Blessed Christmas!! God bless you!!

20 Dec

Kitui Diocese mourns the demise of Rev. Fr. Jacob Mbiti

The Catholic Diocese of Kitui, is deeply mourning the demise of her son. Rev. Fr. Jacob Mbiti -RIP. Which occurred on 19/12/17 at St. Augustine parish, mission house after a short illness. Fr Jacob was ordained to Sacred Priesthood on 2012. Before he met his untimely death, he was working at St. Augustine Nguutani parish, […]

11 Dec


Jubilation filled the august compound of the ever celebrated Kitui High School as the Diocese was the host of this year’s National Music Festivals. On the eve of 9th Dec 2017, Kitui County was filled by thousands of youth from across the country. The Catholic Diocese of Kitui was set to host this year’s festivals […]


The catholic diocese of Kitui is much honored this year, in fact the diocese is much humbled to have been selected to host this years(2017) National Youth Festivals. The Youth office, which is one of the key pillars for evangelizing the youth within and beyond the diocese has worked tireless to prepare for this august […]

01 Dec


ON 29TH NOVEMBER 2017, The young angels (PMC) from the metropolitan of Nairobi met at the Catholic Diocese of Ngong, cathedral for annual get together. The event kicked off with a Holy Eucharistic celebration led by the Rev. Fr. Celestino Bundi, PMS National director. A number of priests also accompanied the PMC from different suffragan […]

KCPE mean score results for Catholic Private Primary Schools

1. St. Michael’s Boarding Primary School 378.6 2. St. Francis Kamuw’ongo 369 3. St. Gabriel Boarding, Mwingi 357.22 4. Holy Family, Mutomo 352 5. Bishop Dunne, Kabati 350.25 6. Goodshepherd Academy, Kitui 346.54 7. St. Mary’s Miambani 345.79 8. St. Patrick’s, Kyuso 343.4 9. St. Josephine Bakhita, Zombe 341.92 10. St. Faustina, Mutito 340.5 11. […]

23 Nov

Pope Francis appoints Bishop of Kitale as Apostolic Administrator of Eldoret Diocese

The Holy Father has appointed Bishop Maurice Crowley of Kitale as the Apostolic Administrator of Eldoret Diocese following the passing on of the Bishop of Eldoret, Rt. Rev. Cornelius Korir on 30th, October, 2017. The Official communication was made through a letter dated 22nd, November, 2017 and signed by the Apostolic Nuncio to Kenya and […]

21 Nov

National Bank of Kenya gives a donation of Kshs 100000 to the Diocese of Kitui in aid of Maria Goreti Centre

Very Rev. Fr. Joseph Mwongela (Vicar general) and Rev. Fr. John Mwandi (Financial Administrator) receiving a donation from Mr. Wambua Malinda, the National Bank Regional Branch Business Manager. The donation is in aid of the proposed Maria Goreti Centre, a diocesan Programme for women in distress. Thank you National Bank of Kenya for your solidarity. […]