Continent: Western and Northern Africa
Rite: Roman (Latin)
Name: Makurdi / Makurden(sis) (Latin)
Ecclesiastical Province: Abuja
Depends on: Dicastery for Evangelisation
|Bishop (2015.03.28 – ...):||Bishop Wilfred Chikpa Anagbe, C.M.F. (57)|
|Bishops of Makurdi (Roman Rite)|
Bishop Wilfred Chikpa Anagbe, C.M.F. (57)
Bishop of Makurdi (Nigeria)
Bishop Donal Joseph Murray, C.S.Sp.
Bishop James Hagan, C.S.Sp.
|Bishops of Oturkpo (Roman Rite)|
Bishop-elect James Hagan, C.S.Sp.
|Prefects Apostolic of Benue (Roman Rite)|
Fr. Giuseppe Kirsten, C.S.Sp.
Area: 7,304 km²
Population: 582,360 Catholics (40.7% of 1,432,180 total) (2020)
Statistics: 89 parishes, 1 mission, 122 priests (57 diocesan, 65 religious), 171 lay religious (131 brothers, 40 sisters), 106 seminarians (2020)
Last updated on 2023.01.27
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