MESSAGE FROM THE BISHOP
We welcome you to the Anglican Church of Kenya, Diocese of Thika’s website, an online
platform for the Diocese that has been the idea for our communications and we are glad that we
never lost sight of it.
The diocese’s headquarters are in Thika Town off Kenyatta Avenue and opposite Munene
Industries. Her jurisdiction covers formerly Thika District’s administrative boundaries including
the following sub-counties, Gatanga, Gatundu North, Gatundu North, Gatundu South, Ruiru,
Thika, Juja and parts of Maragwa in Kirimiri and Mithiini parishes.
The First Diocesan Bishop was the Rt. Rev Dr. Gideon Gichuhi Githiga who was Consecrated
and enthroned on 31 st January, 1999.
He served until his retirement on 25 th August, 2013 and was succeeded by The Rt. Revd. Dr. Julius
Wanyoike who was consecrated and enthroned on 8 th September, 2013.