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DateAgeEventBishopTitleCurrent Title
19 Jan 201053.8AppointedGabriel Edoe Kumordji, S.V.D.Vicar Apostolic of Donkorkrom
53.8AppointedGabriel Edoe Kumordji, S.V.D.Titular Bishop of ItaVicar Apostolic of Donkorkrom
17 Apr 201054.0Ordained BishopGabriel Edoe Kumordji, S.V.D.Titular Bishop of ItaVicar Apostolic of Donkorkrom
31 May 201068.1AppointedMatthias Kobena NketsiahArchbishop of Cape Coast
24 Jul 201068.2InstalledMatthias Kobena NketsiahArchbishop of Cape Coast
17 Dec 201049.0AppointedPeter Paul Yelezuome AngkyierBishop of Damongo
25 Mar 201149.3Ordained BishopPeter Paul Yelezuome AngkyierBishop of Damongo
5 Apr 201152.2AppointedAlfred AgyentaBishop of Navrongo-Bolgatanga
10 May 201175.0RetiredIvan DiasPrefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of PeoplesCardinal, Prefect Emeritus
29 Jun 201152.4Ordained BishopAlfred AgyentaBishop of Navrongo-Bolgatanga
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
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

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