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Nigeria

Oldest and Youngest Bishops


BirthdateAgeNameCurrent Title
Oldest
unknown Father John Francis Brown, S.M.A.Superior Emeritus of Kano
unknown Father Thomas Vincent Greenan, S.P.S.Superior Emeritus of Bomadi
12 Oct 1921 Archbishop Girolamo PrigioneApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to México
2 Nov 1923 Archbishop Carlo CurisApostolic Nuncio Emeritus to Canada
24 Feb 1927 Bishop Senan Louis O’Donnell, O.S.A.Bishop Emeritus of Maiduguri
1931 Archbishop Peter Yariyok JatauArchbishop Emeritus of Kaduna
31 Aug 1931 Bishop Gregory Obinna OchiaghaBishop Emeritus of Orlu
26 Oct 1931 Archbishop Patrick Ebosele EkpuArchbishop Emeritus of Benin City
29 Oct 1931 Bishop Anthony Okonkwo GbujiBishop Emeritus of Enugu
15 Feb 1932 Bishop Alexius Obabu MakoziBishop Emeritus of Port Harcourt
1 Nov 1932 Francis Cardinal ArinzePrefect Emeritus of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, Roman Curia
25 Apr 1934 Bishop Kevin Joseph AjeBishop Emeritus of Sokoto
Youngest
15 Dec 1970 Bishop Bulus Dauwa YohannaVicar Apostolic of Kontagora
30 Nov 1969 Bishop Stephen Dami MamzaBishop of Yola
12 Jul 1965 Bishop Malachy John GoltokBishop of Bauchi
2 Apr 1965 Bishop Wilfred Chikpa Anagbe, C.M.F.Coadjutor Bishop of Makurdi
13 Oct 1964 Bishop Anthony Ademu Adaji, M.S.P.N.Bishop of Idah
19 Jul 1964 Archbishop Brian UdaigweApostolic Nuncio to Benin
18 Feb 1964 Bishop Michael Gobal GokumBishop of Pankshin
28 Jan 1964 Bishop Peter Kayode OdetoyinboBishop of Abeokuta
1 Mar 1963 Bishop Peter Ebere OkpalekeBishop of Ahiara
25 Jan 1963 Bishop Jonas Benson OkoyeAuxiliary Bishop of Awka
1 Oct 1962 Bishop Charles M. HammawaBishop of Jalingo
25 May 1962 Bishop Felix Femi AjakayeBishop of Ekiti

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