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Diocese of

Nnewi

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,160 km²

Population: 558,131 Catholics (59.8% of 933,860 total) (2017)

Statistics: 100 parishes, 5 missions, 258 priests (225 diocesan, 33 religious), 524 lay religious (335 brothers, 189 sisters), 22 seminarians (2017)

Ecclesiastical Province: Onitsha

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2001.11.09 – ...):Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (73)Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (73)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Nnewi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (73)Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (73)Permalink
(2001.11.09 – ...)

Bishop of Nnewi (Nigeria)

Born:1947.01.21 (Nigeria)
Ordained Priest:1974.04.20
Consecrated Bishop:2002.02.10

Bishop of Nnewi (Nigeria) (2001.11.09 – ...)


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