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Diocese of

Maiduguri

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 132,000 km²

Population: 179,230 Catholics (3.0% of 5,926,000 total) (2017)

Statistics: 43 parishes, 4 missions, 52 priests (48 diocesan, 4 religious), 27 lay religious (4 brothers, 23 sisters), 55 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Jos

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2009.06.06 – ...):Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme (59)Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme (59)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Maiduguri (Roman Rite)

Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme (59)Bishop Oliver Dashe Doeme (59)Permalink
(2009.06.06 – ...)

Bishop of Maiduguri (Nigeria)

Born:1960.12.13 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1997.10.18
Consecrated Bishop:2009.08.13

Bishop of Maiduguri (Nigeria) (2009.06.06 – ...)

Archbishop Matthew Man-oso Ndagoso (60)Bishop Matthew Man-oso Ndagoso (60) (later Archbishop)Permalink
(2003.02.28 – 2007.11.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kaduna (Nigeria)

To others as to you

Born:1960.01.03 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1986.10.04
Consecrated Bishop:2003.05.01

Bishop of Maiduguri (Nigeria) (2003.02.28 – 2007.11.16)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Kaduna (Nigeria) (2007.11.16 – ...)

Bishop Senan Louis O’Donnell, O.S.A. (93)Bishop Senan Louis O’Donnell, O.S.A. (93)Permalink
(1993.09.18 – 2003.02.28)

Bishop emeritus of Maiduguri (Nigeria)

Born:1927.02.24 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1955.07.17
Consecrated Bishop:1993.11.28

Bishop of Maiduguri (Nigeria) (1993.09.18 – 2003.02.28)

Bishop James Timothy Kieran Cotter, O.S.A.Permalink
(1966.06.07 – 1988.03.15)

Born:1916.06.14 (Ireland)
Ordained Priest:1941.07.13
Consecrated Bishop:1966.09.08
Died:1988.03.15 († 71)

Prefect Apostolic of Maiduguri (Nigeria) (1962.07.05 – 1966.06.07)

Bishop of Maiduguri (Nigeria) (1966.06.07 – 1988.03.15)

Prefects Apostolic of Maiduguri (Roman Rite)

Fr. James Timothy Kieran Cotter, O.S.A. (later Bishop)Permalink
(1962.07.05 – 1966.06.07)

(see above)


as of 2020.06.16

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