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Diocese of

Abeokuta

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 9,636 km²

Population: 86,120 Catholics (1.9% of 4,531,890 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Lagos

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 40 parishes, 71 priests (52 diocesan, 19 religious), 62 lay religious (19 brothers, 43 sisters), 40 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2014.04.15 – ...):Bishop Peter Kayode Odetoyinbo (54)Bishop Peter Kayode Odetoyinbo (54)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Abeokuta (Roman Rite)

Bishop Peter Kayode Odetoyinbo (54)Bishop Peter Kayode Odetoyinbo (54)Permalink
(2014.04.15 – ...)

Bishop of Abeokuta (Nigeria)

Born:1964.01.28 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1989.10.07
Consecrated Bishop:2014.06.25

Bishop of Abeokuta (Nigeria) (2014.04.15 – ...)

Archbishop Alfred Adewale Martins (59)Bishop Alfred Adewale Martins (59) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(1997.10.24 – 2012.05.25)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lagos (Nigeria)

Called to serve in love

Born:1959.06.01 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1983.09.18
Consecrated Bishop:1998.01.24

Bishop of Abeokuta (Nigeria) (1997.10.24 – 2012.05.25)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Lagos (Nigeria) (2012.05.25 – ...)


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