Author: Révérien Singayintumwayimana

The 18th National Youth Forum  held in Gikongoro Catholic Diocese from 24th up to 28/07/2019 The Year 2019 was the turn of Catholic Diocese of Gikongoro to welcome young people from all the dioceses of Rwanda. The National youth forum was held at Nyagisenyi Stadium in Nyamagabe district. It gathered 4,960 young people from all the Dioceses […]
On 20th May 2017, Caritas Diocesan of Gikongoro celebrated the Jubilee of 25 years that Gikongoro Catholic Diocese has been created, this Jubilee took place at Busanze Parish. The priests of Diocese, the workers, beneficiaries, ones of the partners of Caritas Gikongoro and local authorities of Nyaruguru District have participated in that ceremony.
The Holy Father has appointed Fr. Celestin Hakizimana as bishop of Gikongoro (area 2,057, population 582,159, Catholics 248,471, priests 51, religious 70), Rwanda. The bishop-elect was born in Kigali, Rwanda in 1963 and was ordained a priest in 1991. He holds a doctorate in theology from the San Tommaso Faculty of Theology in Naples, Italy, […]