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Nunciature to Nigeria



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Bishop(s)

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Nunciature
  • Elevated: 28 April 1976
  • Diplomatic Post
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Mailing Address: Garki, P.M.B. 541, Abuja, Nigeria; Maitama, 6 Pope John Paul II Crescent, 900001 Abuja, Nigeria
  • Telephone: (234-9)8725.005

Historical Details


Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
Delegation to Central-Western Africa
23 September 1960SplitDelegation to British Eastern and Western Africa Delegation to Eastern Africa
Delegation to Central-Western Africa
1965Territory LostDelegation to Central-Western Africa
1966Territory LostDelegation to Central-Western Africa Nunciature to Cameroun (erected)
1967Territory LostDelegation to Central-Western Africa Nunciature to Gabon (erected)
1973Territory LostDelegation to Central-Western Africa Delegation to Chad (erected)
Delegation to Nigeria
2 October 1973Name ChangedDelegation to Central-Western Africa Delegation to Nigeria
Nunciature to Nigeria
28 April 1976ElevatedDelegation to Nigeria Nunciature to Nigeria

Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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