Apostolic Vicariate of Francistown

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Apostolic Vicariate of Francistown
Apostolicus Vicariatus Francistaunensis
Location
Country Botswana
Metropolitan Bloemfontein
Statistics
Area 440,000 km2 (170,000 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
831,204
20,316 (2.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Cathedral Cathedral of Our Lady of the Desert
Current leadership
Bishop Frank Nubuasah, S.V.D.

The Apostolic Vicariate of Francistown (Latin: Vicariatus Apostolicus Francistaunensis) is a Roman Catholic apostolic Vicariate located in the city of Francistown, Botswana, in the Ecclesiastical province of Bloemfontein in South Africa.

History[edit]

  • June 27, 1998: Established as Apostolic Vicariate of Francistown from the Diocese of Gaborone

Leadership[edit]

  • Vicars Apostolic of Francistown (Roman rite)
    • Bishop Franklyn Nubuasah, S.V.D. (June 27, 1998 – present)

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