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Diocese of Katsina-Ala

Dioecesis Katsinensis-Alensis



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Bishop(s)

  • Peter Iorzuul Adoboh, Bishop

General Information

  • Type of Jurisdiction: Diocese
  • Erected: 29 December 2012
  • Metropolitan: Archdiocese of Abuja
  • Rite: Latin (or Roman)
  • Country: Nigeria
  • Square Kilometers: 6,465 (2,497 Square Miles)
  • Description: Civil districts: Katsina-Ala, Logo, and Ukum

Past and Present Ordinaries



Historical Summary

DateEventFromTo
29 December 2012ErectedDiocese of Makurdi Diocese of Katsina-Ala (erected)

Statistics

YearCatholicsTotal PopulationPercent CatholicDiocesan PriestsReligious PriestsTotal PriestsCatholics Per PriestPermanent DeaconsMale ReligiousFemale ReligiousParishesSource
2012338,497676,00050.1%323210,578818bul:29Dec2012

Note: Any changes in boundaries over time are not indicated in the above table.


Affiliated Bishops, Living

Affiliated Bishops, Deceased

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