Bishop Peter Kairo Biography

Bishop Peter Kairo ( Peter Joseph Kairo) was born 24th May, 1941 in Londiani, Nakuru county. He is a kenyan catholic archi bishop of Nyeri county.


He was ordained into priesthood on November 1970.  On 21st May 1983 he was consecrated as the Bishop of Muranga. On 12th May 1997 he was appointed as Nakuru Bishop and was installed on 17th August 1997. He was appointed as the Nyeri archibishop on 19th April 2008 and was installed on 14th June 2008.


After 33 years in service he has decided to retire. He says he has written to the Vatican informing it that he will leave office immediately a replacement is found.He says that he has reached the retirement age which is 75 years and he was waiting for a replacement from Pope Francis.He says in retiement he would write christian and motivational books and also travel.

Bishop Peter Kairo Contacts

Archbishop’s Office,  P.O Box 288, 10100 Tel: 254-061-2030446/7, 2020, 2005 Nyeri,
Fax: 254-061-2030435


Peter Kairo
Peter Kairo