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Diocese of

Kafanchan

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 14,860 km²

Population: 326,500 Catholics (19.4% of 1,683,829 total) (2017)

Statistics: 51 parishes, 2 missions, 87 priests (84 diocesan, 3 religious), 379 lay religious (339 brothers, 40 sisters), 260 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Kaduna

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2019.12.12 – ...):Bishop Julius Yakubu Kundi (52)Bishop Julius Yakubu Kundi (52)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Kafanchan (Roman Rite)

Bishop Julius Yakubu Kundi (52)Bishop Julius Yakubu Kundi (52)Permalink
(2019.12.12 – ...)

Bishop of Kafanchan (Nigeria)

Born:1968.02.15 (Danladi, Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1997.06.14
Consecrated Bishop:2020.02.20

Bishop of Kafanchan (Nigeria) (2019.12.12 – ...)

Bishop Joseph Danlami BagobiriPermalink
(1995.07.10 – 2018.02.27)

Born:1957.11.08 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1983.06.11
Consecrated Bishop:1995.10.21
Died:2018.02.27 († 60)

Bishop of Kafanchan (Nigeria) (1995.07.10 – 2018.02.27)


as of 2020.06.16

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