The Parish is situated in Northern Deanery 115kms from Kitui and on the High to Garissa 35kms form Mwingi town. It was begun in 1986 by St.Patricks` Priest Fr Dennis Onel. Being the first Priest to work in the Parish. It was curved from Mwingi Parish.
Now the Parish is headed by Rev. Fr. Joseph Nzelu.
The first majority of the Christians are non Catholic hence the Catholics only composes of a quarter of the number of Christians in the area.
The Parish is dedicated under the Patronage of St.Patrick.
The parish has 15 outstations with the furthest station being approximately 50Km from the parish centre. The number of Baptised Christians as per Register 2010 is 1525
The parish has the following active Church arms: C.W.A, Justice and Peace Commission, Parish Council, Finance Council, Youth Group, PMC, CMA, Altar Servers, Sunday school.
CATECHISTS 2 Trained (Diocesan Training)
12 Non Trained
Most of the people Christians in the area keep cattle though there is sometimes of drought whereby they all die. When we get some rains which is not determined and enough they grow crops like millet,sorghum,cow peas for their sustenance but not in large scale.
St. Patricks` Mixed Boarding Primary School/NGUNI - (69 pupils)
Goat and Sheep????????????..?....PARISH PROJECT
HOME CARE BRANCH FROM MWINNGI ?take care of PLWA and the ORPHANS
Fr. Nzelu Mwinzi? Ordained 1999
Fr. David Kitili - Ordained 2000
PROJECTS IN PLANS TO BE UNDERTAKEN
1. To relocate the St. Patricks` Primary School for currently its using Mission Centre.
2. To build a better, modern and big enough Church for the Current one very Small.