ACK Diocese of Nyahururu

ACK Diocese of Nyahururu

The Diocese was formed on the subdivision of the Diocese of Nakuru on the 1st of January, 1998. Its first Bishop was The Rt. Rev. Charles Gaikia Gaita. He retired in 2013 and was replaced by the Rt. Rev. Stephen Mwaura Kabora who was consecrated on the 15th of December 2013 and retired on the 31st of December, 2023. The Bishop elect is Rev. Major Samson Mburu Gachathi and will be consecrated and enthroned on the 23rd June, 2024.


The Diocese has 7 archdeaconries.


  • Magumu Archdeaconry
  • Wanjohi Archdeaconry
  • Nyandarua Archdeaconry
  • Ndaragwa Archdeaconry
  • Nyahururu Archdeaconry
  • Rumuruti Archdeaconry
  • Kinangop Archdeaconry

Bishop elect: Rev. Major Samson Mburu Gachathi

Date of Consecration: 23rd June, 2024

 Retired Bishops

  1. The Rt. Rev. Charles Gaikia Gaita (1998-2013)
  2. Stephen Mwaura Kabora (2014-2023)

Contact Information

Bishop: ***

P.O. Box 926 – 20300, Nyahururu.

(Kirinyaga Road next to Laikipia High School-Nyahururu)

Tel: 065-2032179