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Diocese of

Aba

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 2,494 km²

Population: 387,000 Catholics (38.2% of 1,013,000 total) (2014)

Ecclesiastical Province: Owerri

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 68 parishes, 167 priests (112 diocesan, 55 religious), 176 lay religious (56 brothers, 120 sisters), 76 seminarians (2014)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop:vacant

Ordinaries

Bishops of Aba (Roman Rite)

Bishop Vincent Valentine Egwuchukwu Ezeonyia, C.S.Sp.Permalink
(1990.04.02 – 2015.02.08)

Born:1941.04.05 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1968.08.03
Consecrated Bishop:1990.07.01
Died:2015.02.08 († 73)

Bishop of Aba (Nigeria) (1990.04.02 – 2015.02.08)


as of 2017.09.25

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