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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
1 Oct 201169.0AppointedGiuseppe BertelloCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
69.0AppointedGiuseppe BertelloPresident of the Pontifical Commission for Vatican City StateCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
14 Dec 201166.5ResignedJohn Martin DarkoBishop of Sekondi-TakoradiBishop Emeritus
69.6AppointedMatthias Kobena NketsiahApostolic Administrator of Sekondi-TakoradiArchbishop of Cape Coast
15 Dec 201171.8AppointedAndré Pierre Louis DupuyApostolic Nuncio to NetherlandsApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
18 Feb 201269.3AppointedGiuseppe BertelloCardinal-Deacon of Santi Vito, Modesto e CrescenziaCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
69.3Elevated to CardinalGiuseppe BertelloCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
14 May 201247.5AppointedDennis Kofi Agbenyadzi, S.M.A.Bishop of Berbérati, Central African Republic
15 May 201277.2RetiredThomas Kwaku MensahArchbishop of KumasiArchbishop Emeritus
51.9AppointedGabriel Justice Yaw AnokyeArchbishop of Kumasi
17 Jun 201269.7InstalledGiuseppe BertelloCardinal-Deacon of Santi Vito, Modesto e CrescenziaCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
22 Jul 201247.7Ordained BishopDennis Kofi Agbenyadzi, S.M.A.Bishop of Berbérati, Central African Republic
6 Nov 2012102.6DiedJoseph Oliver Bowers, S.V.D. †Bishop Emeritus of Saint John’s-Basseterre, Virgin Islands (British), Antilles
12 Jan 201367.6DiedJohn Martin DarkoBishop Emeritus of Sekondi-Takoradi
22 Feb 201356.5AppointedLéon Kalenga BadikebeleApostolic Nuncio to El Salvador
28 Feb 201364.3CeasedPeter Kodwo Appiah TurksonCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
16 Mar 201364.4ConfirmedPeter Kodwo Appiah TurksonCardinal, President of the Pontifical Council for Justice and Peace
13 Apr 201370.5AppointedGiuseppe BertelloMember of the Council of CardinalsCardinal, President of the Governatorate of Vatican City State
56.7AppointedLéon Kalenga BadikebeleApostolic Nuncio to Belize, AntillesApostolic Nuncio to El Salvador
17 May 201384.0DiedDominic Kodwo AndohArchbishop Emeritus of Accra
6 Jul 201368.4AppointedGeorge KocherryApostolic Nuncio to Bangladesh
17 Aug 201358.1AppointedJean-Marie Antoine Joseph SpeichApostolic Nuncio to Ghana
58.1AppointedJean-Marie Antoine Joseph SpeichTitular Archbishop of SulciApostolic Nuncio to Ghana
24 Oct 201358.3Ordained BishopJean-Marie Antoine Joseph SpeichTitular Archbishop of SulciApostolic Nuncio to Ghana
3 Jul 201456.1AppointedJohn Bonaventure Kwofie, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Sekondi-Takoradi
13 Sep 201456.3Ordained BishopJohn Bonaventure Kwofie, C.S.Sp.Bishop of Sekondi-Takoradi
72.4CeasedMatthias Kobena NketsiahApostolic Administrator of Sekondi-TakoradiArchbishop of Cape Coast
22 Nov 201459.8AppointedJohn Yaw AfoakwaBishop of Obuasi
10 Jan 201559.9Ordained BishopJohn Yaw AfoakwaBishop of Obuasi
Mar 201575.0ResignedAndré Pierre Louis DupuyApostolic Nuncio to NetherlandsApostolic Nuncio Emeritus
14 Jul 201558.0AppointedEmmanuel Kofi Fianu, S.V.D.Bishop of Ho
77.6RetiredFrancis Anani Kofi LodonuBishop of HoBishop Emeritus
3 Oct 201558.3Ordained BishopEmmanuel Kofi Fianu, S.V.D.Bishop of Ho
17 Feb 201656.6AppointedRichard Kuuia Baawobr, M. Afr.Bishop of Wa
76.1RetiredPaul BemileBishop of WaBishop Emeritus
7 Apr 201675.9RetiredAnthony Kwami AdanutyBishop of Keta-AkatsiBishop Emeritus
58.8AppointedEmmanuel Kofi Fianu, S.V.D.Apostolic Administrator of Keta-AkatsiBishop of Ho
10 Apr 201681.1DiedThomas Kwaku MensahArchbishop Emeritus of Kumasi
7 May 201656.8Ordained BishopRichard Kuuia Baawobr, M. Afr.Bishop of Wa
27 May 201694.6DiedGirolamo PrigioneApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to México

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