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Diocese of

Ekiti

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 5,888 km²

Population: 408,000 Catholics (13.1% of 3,123,100 total) (2017)

Statistics: 63 parishes, 15 missions, 90 priests (85 diocesan, 5 religious), 63 lay religious (8 brothers, 55 sisters), 44 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Ibadan

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2010.04.17 – ...):Bishop Felix Femi Ajakaye (58)Bishop Felix Femi Ajakaye (58)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Ekiti (Roman Rite)

Bishop Felix Femi Ajakaye (58)Bishop Felix Femi Ajakaye (58)Permalink
(2010.04.17 – ...)

Bishop of Ekiti (Nigeria)

Christ is my strength

Born:1962.05.25 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1987.07.04
Consecrated Bishop:2008.07.12

Coadjutor Bishop of Ekiti (Nigeria) (2008.04.16 – 2010.04.17)

Bishop of Ekiti (Nigeria) (2010.04.17 – ...)

Bishop Michael Patrick Olatunji Fagun (85)Bishop Michael Patrick Olatunji Fagun (85)Permalink
(1972.12.11 – 2010.04.17)

Bishop emeritus of Ekiti (Nigeria)

Confide in Deo

Born:1935.04.17 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1965.07.04
Consecrated Bishop:1971.10.10

Titular Bishop of Casæ nigræ (1971.06.28 – 1972.07.30)

Auxiliary Bishop of Ondo (Nigeria) (1971.06.28 – 1972.07.30)

Bishop of Ado-Ekiti (Nigeria) (1972.07.30 – 1972.12.11)

Bishop of Ekiti (Nigeria) (1972.12.11 – 2010.04.17)

Bishops of Ado-Ekiti (Roman Rite)

Bishop Michael Patrick Olatunji Fagun (85)Bishop Michael Patrick Olatunji Fagun (85)Permalink
(1972.07.30 – 1972.12.11)

(see above)

Former Prelates


as of 2020.06.16

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