Bishops Events

Ide Akwaeze: Every Child in Akwaeze, Sure of Standard Education

…Bishop Ezeokafor Blesses Projects at Community High School, Akwaeze By CP Uzaganaobi The newly built female hostel and male hostel foundation blocks of Community High School Akwaeze has been blessed by the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, with the Governor of Anambra State, Prof Chukwuma Soludo, commissioning it. The event took place on Saturday 6 May ...

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Amansea Agog as Bishop Ezeokafor Dedicates St Anthony’s New Church Building

By Michael Nnebife, Ifeanyi Ndukwe, CP Uzaganaobi It was a moment of praises and jubilation galore like no other at St Anthony’s Parish, Amansea, on Sunday, 7th May, 2023, as the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor, dedicated the church’s new temple. The dedication rites were heralded by a symbolic handing over of the keys of the ...

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BISHOP EZEOKAFOR TOURS SOME ROADS UNDER CONSTRUCTION, HAILS SOLUDO

By Rev, Fr. Constantine Echichechi Okoli Most Rev Paulinus Chukwuemeka Ezeokafor, the Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, on Wednesday, May 3, 2023, took a tour of some of the roads under construction by the Prof Chukwuma Soludo led government of Anambra State, expressing happiness at what he saw. Bishop Ezeokafor visited two out of the many roads awarded for construction ...

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Pope Francis Inaugurates 2023 World Communication Day

…As Awka Diocese Set to Mark Week in Style By Rev. Fr Robert Anagboso Following the declaration by the Supreme Pontiff, Pope Francis, of May 21, 2023 as the World Day of Communication, the 2nd edition of ComWEEk in Nigeria, which is an upgraded observance of World Day of Communication, will kick off in Awka Diocese from Sunday May 14 ...

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Awka Diocese to Send Off  Bishop Okoye, May 20

By Rev Fr Robert Anagboso The Catholic Bishop of Awka, His Lordship Most Rev Paulinus Chukwuemeka Ezeokafor, has scheduled a date for a magnificent send-off of his erstwhile auxiliary, His Lordship, Most Rev Dr. Jonas Benson Okoye, now bishop of Nnewi Diocese. The auspicious event will take place on the Saturday 20th May, 2023, at St. Patrick’s Cathedral Awka by ...

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Bishop Ezeokafor: Christians Must Desist From Neo-Paganism

…As 70 Catholic Faithful Obtain Sacrament of Confirmation at St Peter’s Nri By CP Uzoaganobi The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has urged the Catholic faithful to desist from neo-paganism, as such did not affirms their belief and faith in one God. The Bishop made this exhortation in his homily, while on a pastoral visit to ...

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Bishop Ezeokafor: Christians Should Walk With Christ at All Times

…As Over 80 Christians Receive Sacrament of Confirmation at St Peter’s Ugbene By CP Uzoaganobi The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship, Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has urged the faithful to walk with Christ at all times. The Prelate gave the advice during his homily while on a pastoral visit to St Peter’s Catholic Church, Ugbene in Awka North ...

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Priests are Called by Christ – Bishop Ezeokafor at Chrism Mass/Cathedraticum

… Says They’re Spiritual Leaders of the People of God The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, His Lordship Most Rev. Paulinus Ezeokafor, says that Catholic priests are called by Christ with a duty to propagate the Gospel and win souls for God; just as they remain the spiritual leaders of the people of God, reports Mmaduabuchi Onwumelu. Bishop Ezeokafor also ...

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2023 Cathedraticum: St Michael’s Akwaeze Leads Adazi Region

… 75 Priests Renew Vows By Michael Nnebife and Ogochukwu  Nwaokafor The entire priests, religious, and the lay faithful, including institutions in Awka Catholic Diocese in Adazi Region, have reaffirmed their support to the Diocesan Bishop and projects with monetized cows and assorted gifts, food, as well as household items, in observance of the 2023 Cathedraticum. The Cathedraticum, which took ...

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Ave Maria Nawfia Leads 2023 Cathedraticum with 200 Cows in Nimo Region

By Michael Nnabife, Ifeanyi Ndukwe and Ogochukwu Nwaokafor The atmosphere was heart-warming and solemn at Assumption Catholic Church, Nimo, the headquarters of Nimo Region of the Awka Catholic Diocesan, on Wednesday, 5th April, 2023, as the priests, the religious, and the lay faithful, including the Diocese’s institutions domiciled in the region, converged in the church to reaffirm their vows and ...

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