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Sokoto Catholic Diocese Ordains 10 Deacon; The First Since Its Erection

Sokoto Catholic Diocese Ordains 10 Deacon; The First Since Its Erection

 

History has been made in the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Northwest Nigeria with the ordination of ten deacons. Before now, the highest was six, during the time of the late Bishop Emeritus Kevin Aje who passed few years ago.

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Hurrah. Vatican Births New Diocese In Nigeria

The Vatican has created a new Diocese in Nigeria’s Northwest. It is the Catholic Diocese of Katsina.

 

The erection of the Katsina Diocese by the Holy Father Pope Francis has just been announced, bringing cheers to Catholics and hopes evangelization.

The news of the erection of the new Diocese came with the appointment of the Rev. Sac Gerald Mamman Musa, of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Professor and Director of the Center for Studies on African Culture and Communication (CESACC) at the “Catholic Institute of West Africa” (CIWA), Port Harcourt, Nigeria.

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Rev. Msgr. Eugene Nwachukwu slept in the Lord

Catholic Diocese of Sokoto 

With total submission to Divine Will, we announce the passage to eternal Glory of Rev. Msgr. Eugene Nwachukwu after a brief illness. This occurred in the evening of Tuesday - 14/02/2023,  at the Usman Danfodio University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto. Burial arrangements will be announced soon. May his soul rest in peace. Amen!!!

- Fr Chris Omotosho (Director of Social Communications).

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