Diocese of Bissau, Guinea-Bissau

Founded as the Mission “Sui Iuris” of Guinea Portoghese on 4 September 1940 by Pope Pius XII. Elevated to the Prefecture Apostolic of Guinea Portoghese on 29 April 1955. Renamed the Prefecture Apostolic of Guinea-Bissau on 1 January 1975. Elevated to the Diocese of Bissau on 21 March 1977. Notable bishops include

See also