archdiocese of Kasama, Zambia

Vicariate Apostolic founded 28 January 1913, formerly the northern part of the Vicariate Apostolic of Nyassa; entrusted to the White Fathers. Name changed to the vicariate of Kasama on 10 July 1952. Elevated to the diocese of Kasama on 29 April 1959. Elevated to the archdiocese of Kasama on 12 June 1967. See also:
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