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Diocese of

Aba

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 2,494 km²

Population: 414,000 Catholics (38.2% of 1,085,000 total) (2016)

Statistics: 76 parishes, 194 priests (131 diocesan, 63 religious), 190 lay religious (64 brothers, 126 sisters), 77 seminarians (2016)

Ecclesiastical Province: Owerri

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2019.12.28 – ...):Bishop Augustine Ndubueze Echema (61)Bishop Augustine Ndubueze Echema (61)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Aba (Roman Rite)

Bishop Augustine Ndubueze Echema (61)Bishop Augustine Ndubueze Echema (61)Permalink
(2019.12.28 – ...)

Bishop of Aba (Nigeria)

Born:1958.12.28 (Ohuhu Nsulu, Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1986.08.16
Consecrated Bishop:2020.02.12

Bishop of Aba (Nigeria) (2019.12.28 – ...)

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 2020.07.13

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