Roman Catholic Diocese of Wa

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Diocese of Wa
Dioecesis Vaensis
Location
Country Ghana
Metropolitan Tamale
Statistics
Area 18,476 km2 (7,134 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2014)
829,000
343,240 (41.4%)
Information
Rite Latin Rite
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Richard Kuuia Baawobr

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Wa (Latin: Vaën(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Wa in the Ecclesiastical province of Tamale in Ghana.

History[edit]

  • November 3, 1959 Established as the Diocese of Wa from the Diocese of Tamale

Special churches[edit]

The Cathedral is St. Andrew’s Cathedral in Wa. St Cecilia's Parish At Wa Sombo Our Lady Fatima At Wapaani St Benedict At Konta/School For The Deaf

Leadership[edit]

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Sources[edit]

Coordinates: 10°03′42″N 2°30′02″W / 10.0618°N 2.5005°W / 10.0618; -2.5005