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STATISTICS

  • Name of Diocese- ---------------------------Lafia

  • Country -------------------------------------Nigeria

  • State-----------------------------------------Nasarawa

  • Ordinary-------------------------------------Most Rev. Dr. Matthew I. Audu

  • Date of Ordination/Installation----------------31st March 2001

  • Vicar General-------------------------------Very Rev. Fr. D. Fennessy, SMA

  • Population of the Diocese-------------------2,214,400

  • Catholics------------------------------------198,709

  • Territory-------------------------------------28, 000 Sq. Kilometers

  • Tribes----------------------------------------Approximately 30

  • Preists of the Diocese-------------------------41

  • Deacons -------------------------------------8

  • Missionary Priests( Foreign Origin)-----------3

  • Missionary Preists (Nigerian) ----------------22

  • Fidei Donum - Priests -----------------------17

  • Religious Sisters -----------------------------67

  • Major Seminarans ---------------------------49

  • Seminarians On Spiritual year----------------8

  • Catechists-----------------------------------67

  • Deaneries-----------------------------------7

  • Parishes------------------------------------15

  • Mission Stations----------------------------21

  • Secondary School--------------------------9

  • Primary Schools ---------------------------31

  • Medical units ------------------------------4

  • Chaplaincies-------------------------------4

 

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