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Diocese of

Nnewi

Nigeria Nigeria

Continent: Western and Northern Africa

Rite: Roman (Latin)

Type: Diocese

Area: 1,160 km²

Population: 560,398 Catholics (63.6% of 880,675 total) (2015)

Ecclesiastical Province: Onitsha

Depends on: Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples

Statistics: 99 parishes, 2 missions, 228 priests (188 diocesan, 40 religious), 480 lay religious (334 brothers, 146 sisters), 223 seminarians (2015)

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History


Special Churches


Present Prelates

Bishop (2001.11.09 – ...):Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (71)Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (71)

Ordinaries

Bishops of Nnewi (Roman Rite)

Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (71)Bishop Hilary Paul Odili Okeke (71)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 – ...)


as of 2018.11.07

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