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Seniority by Bishop Ordination


Ordained
Bishop
YearsNameCurrent Title
Most Senior
29 Aug 1965 Francis Cardinal ArinzePrefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, Roman Curia
4 Jul 1971 Archbishop Felix Alaba Adeosin JobArchbishop Emeritus of Ibadan
29 Aug 1971 Anthony Olubunmi Cardinal OkogieArchbishop Emeritus of Lagos
19 Sep 1971 Archbishop Joseph Edra UkpoArchbishop Emeritus of Calabar
10 Oct 1971 Bishop Michael Patrick Olatunji FagunBishop Emeritus of Ekiti
21 Nov 1971 Archbishop Patrick Ebosele EkpuArchbishop Emeritus of Benin City
5 Nov 1972 Archbishop Peter Yariyok JatauArchbishop Emeritus of Kaduna
11 Feb 1973 Bishop Julius Babatunde AdelakunBishop Emeritus of Oyo
30 Sep 1973 Bishop Anthony Okonkwo GbujiBishop Emeritus of Enugu
21 Apr 1974 Bishop Francis Folorunsho Clement AlongeBishop Emeritus of Ondo
27 Nov 1977 Bishop Michael Nnachi OkoroBishop of Abakaliki
6 Jan 1981 Bishop Gregory Obinna OchiaghaBishop Emeritus of Orlu
Most Junior
20 Feb 2020 Bishop Julius Yakubu KundiBishop of Kafanchan
13 Feb 2020 Bishop Augustine Ndubueze EchemaBishop of Aba
12 Dec 2019 Bishop Moses ChikweAuxiliary Bishop of Owerri
9 May 2019 Bishop Patrick S. ElukeAuxiliary Bishop of Port Harcourt
25 Apr 2019 Bishop Francis Obafemi AdesinaBishop of Ijebu-Ode
31 Aug 2018 Bishop Ernest Anaezichukwu ObodoAuxiliary Bishop of Enugu
13 Jul 2018 Bishop Paul Adegboyega OlawooreBishop of Ilorin
7 Apr 2018 Bishop Simon T. FaddoulBishop of Our Lady of the Annunciation at Ibadan (Annunciazione) (Maronite)
17 Aug 2017 Bishop Hilary Nanman Dachelem, C.M.F.Bishop of Bauchi
7 Jul 2017 Bishop Donatus Edet AkpanBishop of Ogoja
11 Jan 2017 Bishop Philip Davou DungBishop of Shendam
30 Jun 2016 Bishop John Akinkunmi OyejolaBishop of Osogbo

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