Welcome to the website of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Hoima.

Hoima Catholic Diocese, is head-quartered in the city of Hoima in the Mid-western region of Uganda covering the Kingdom of Bunyoro Kitara, home to a variety of people, cultures and ethnicities. The diocese is part of the Ecclesiastical province of Mbarara, Uganda.


Bishop Cyprian Kihangire

Bishop Cyprian Biyehima Kihangire was born at Hoima on 19th Mar 1918. He was ordained a priest on 17th February 1951.

Bishop Albert Edward Baharagate

The Most Reverend Albert Edward Dr. Baharagate was born to Isidore Kwebiiha and Febronia Kabanaku at Nyamigisa village, Masindi, District, Uganda on February 25, 1930.

Bishop Deogratias Byabazaire

The Most Reverend Deogratias Dr. Muganwa Byabazaire was born on October 9, 1941 to Laurent Muganwa of Dwoli village, Kitoba sub-county Hoima district.

Bishop Vincent Kirabo

The Rt. Rev. Vincent Kirabo was appointed Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Hoima, Uganda by Pope Francis on 30th, November 2015.