AFRICA/NIGERIA - Resignation of the Bishop of Nnewi and appointment

Tuesday, 9 November 2021

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The Holy Father Francis has accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the Diocese of Nnewi (Nigeria), presented by His Exc. Mgr. Hilary Paul Odili Okeke. The Holy Father has appointed Bishop of the same Diocese, His Exc. Mgr. Jonas Benson Okoye, currently titular Bishop of Mascliane and Auxiliary of Awka. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 9/11/2021)