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Nigeria

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
24 Nov 1968 Archbishop Girolamo PrigioneApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to México
30 May 1971 Bishop Alexius Obabu MakoziBishop Emeritus of Port Harcourt
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
3 Oct 1971 Archbishop Carlo CurisApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Canada
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
Most Junior
4 Oct 2014 Bishop Wilfred Chikpa Anagbe, C.M.F.Coadjutor Bishop of Makurdi
29 Aug 2014 Bishop Jonas Benson OkoyeAuxiliary Bishop of Awka
25 Jun 2014 Bishop Peter Kayode OdetoyinboBishop of Abeokuta
12 Jun 2014 Bishop Michael Gobal GokumBishop of Pankshin
4 Jul 2013 Bishop Godfrey Igwebuike OnahBishop of Nsukka
21 May 2013 Bishop Peter Ebere OkpalekeBishop of Ahiara
27 Apr 2013 Archbishop Brian UdaigweApostolic Nuncio to Benin
23 Feb 2013 Bishop Peter Iorzuul AdobohBishop of Katsina-Ala
6 Jan 2013 Archbishop Fortunatus NwachukwuApostolic Nuncio to Nicaragua
3 May 2012 Bishop Bulus Dauwa YohannaVicar Apostolic of Kontagora
2 Feb 2012 Bishop Anselm Umoren, M.S.P.N.Auxiliary Bishop of Abuja
8 Sep 2011 Bishop Matthew Hassan KukahBishop of Sokoto

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