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Diocese of

Damongo

Ghana Ghana

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 25,909 km²

Population: 26,504 Catholics (7.9% of 334,060 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Tamale

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 13 parishes, 36 priests (33 diocesan, 3 religious), 41 lay religious (10 brothers, 31 sisters), 11 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.12.17 – ...):Bishop Peter Paul Yelezuome Angkyier (55)Bishop Peter Paul Yelezuome Angkyier (55)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Damongo (Roman Rite)

Bishop Peter Paul Yelezuome Angkyier (55)Bishop Peter Paul Yelezuome Angkyier (55)Permalink
(2010.12.17 – ...)

Bishop of Damongo (Ghana)

Fiat voluntas tua

Born:1961.11.26 (Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1992.08.15
Consecrated Bishop:2011.03.25

Bishop of Damongo (Ghana) (2010.12.17 – ...)

Archbishop Philip Naameh (69)Bishop Philip Naameh (69) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1995.02.03 – 2009.02.12)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Tamale (Ghana)
President of Ghana Bishops’ Conference

Born:1948.09.08 (Ghana)
Ordained Priest:1977.12.16
Consecrated Bishop:1995.05.28

Bishop of Damongo (Ghana) (1995.02.03 – 2009.02.12)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Tamale (Ghana) (2009.02.12 – ...)

President of Ghana Bishops’ Conference (2016.10.14 – ...)


as of 2017.09.25

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