As a loving father and a spiritual giant, he gave Enugu Diocese a solid spiritual foundation. His leadership inspired enormous growth. Under him, Nsukka Diocese was created in 1991 with Most Rev. Francis Okobo as its first Bishop.
How many Catholic Diocese are there in Enugu State?
Neighboring dioceses are Enugu to the north, Abakaliki to the east, Umuahia to the south and Awka to the west. The total population in the diocese is 600,000, of which 360,000 are Roman Catholic.
Roman Catholic Diocese of Awgu.
|Diocese of Awgu Dioecesis Auguensis|
|Bishop||+ John Ifeanyichukwu Okoye|
|Vicar General||Very Rev Fr Cyprian Orji|
How many bishops do we have in Nigeria?
The church has 14 Provinces in Nigeria, each with an Archbishop.
Bishops in the Church of Nigeria.
|Diocese of Enugu||Province of Enugu||Emmanuel O. Chukwuma|
|Diocese of Enugu North||Province of Enugu||Sosthenes Eze|
How many Catholic Diocese are there in Imo State?
As at 2016, the diocese has 43 missions, 219 lay religious (33 brothers, 186 sisters), and 198 seminarians.
Roman Catholic Diocese of Okigwe.
|Diocese of Okigwe Dioecesis Okigwensis|
|Territory||a portion of Imo State|
|Metropolitan||Archbishop of Owerri|
Who is the best bishop in Nigeria?
Augustine Obiora Akubeze is a Nigerian prelate of the Catholic Church and serves as archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Benin City, as of 2011.
Augustine Obiora Akubeze.
|Styles of Augustine Obiora Akubeze|