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. (58)|
|Bishops of Makurdi (Roman Rite)|
Bishop Wilfred Chikpa Anagbe, C.M.F. (58)
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: 601,000 Catholics (40.7% of 1,478,000 total) (2021)
Statistics: 85 parishes, 116 priests (58 diocesan, 58 religious), 164 religious (124 brothers, 40 sisters), 104 seminarians (2021)
Last updated on 2023.09.03
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