Chaplains

1. Lay Apostolate Chaplains

Chief Chaplain:                     Rev. Fr. Stephen Chukwujekwu

Abagana Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Godwin Enemmuo

Achina Deanery:                  Rev. Fr. Clement Ufearo

Adazi Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Joseph Nwilo

Agulu Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Jude Thaddeus Offordum

Akpo Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Francis Anene

Akpu Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. MacBen Okeke

Amawbia Deanery:            

Awgbu Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Andrew Nwakelu .

Awka Deanery I:                   Rev. Fr. Anthony Nwafor

Awka Deanery II:                  Rev. Fr. Jude Uba

Ebenebe Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Aloysius Ezeanolue

Ekwulobla Deanery:             Rev. Fr. Victor Igwegbe

Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:     Rev. Fr. JohnPaul Chukwuelobe

Ifitedunu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Alfred Anazodo

Igboukwu Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Shedrack Anunwa

Isuofia Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Jude Nwajiobi

Nanka Deanery:                     1. Rev. Fr. Fidelis Nwosu

                                                    2. Rev. Fr. Gerald Ejimbeonwu

Neni Deanery:                        Rev. Fr. Raymond Ajuba

Nimo Deanery:                       Rev. Fr. Innocent Okeke

Uga Deanery:                          Rev. Fr. Anthony Asiegbu

Ugwuoba Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Romanus Okongwu

Umuchu Deanery:                 Rev. Fr. Lawrence Maduagwu

Umunze Deanery:                 Rev. Fr. Lawrence Ezeazodosiaku

 

2. Young Catholic Students (Y.C.S.) Chaplains

Principal Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Cosmas Ebebe

Assistant Principal Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Jude Chidi Ozumba

Sr. Adviser. Sr. Stella-Maris Nworji

Abagana Deanery:                -

Achina Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Felix Nwosu

Adazi Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Paschal Nnajiofor

Agulu Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Augustine Uzodigwe

Akpo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Alexander Anagor

Akpu Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Matthew Agbai

Amawbia Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Augustine Oguine

Awgbu Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Felix Ezeaka

Awka Deanery I:                   Rev. Fr. Alphonsus Obiekezie

Awka Deanery II:                 Rev. Fr. Jude Nwankwo

Ebenebe Deanery:               Rev. Fr. James Nnoruga

Ekwulobia Deanery:           Rev. Fr. Simon Anigbogu

Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:   Rev. Fr. Casmir Osigwe

lfitedunu Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Francis Ezenwanne

Igboukwu Deanery:           

Isuofia Deanery:                  Rev. Fr. Evaristus Ibenegbu

Nanka:                                    Rev Fr. Benjamin Ilobinso

Neni Deanery:                     

Nimo Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Alexander Okoli

Uga Deanery:                        Rev. Fr. Joshua Anenye

Ugwuoba Deanery:             Rev. Fr. Josephat Onyechefuna

Umuchu Deanery:               Rev. Fr. E. Uzodigwe

Umunze Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Maximus Muojeke
 

 

3. Catholic Women Organisation Chaplains
Chief Chaplain:                     Rev. Fr. Mark Ezeamaechi

Co-Chaplain:                          Rev. Fr. Fidelis Nwosu
Abagana Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Boniface Ezeoke
Achina Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Sebastian Ejie
Adazi Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Remigius Okafor
Agulu Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Peter Val. Uzoezie
Akpo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Martin Kins Okpala
Akpu Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Patrick Chimezie Okeke
Amawbia Deanery:            
Awgbu Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Achuke

Awka Deanery I:                    Rev. Fr. Nicholas Okekeocha

Awka Deanery II:                  Rev. Fr. Henry Ezeobi

Ebenebe Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Jonas Unegbu
Ekwulobia Deanery:           
Enugwu Ukwu Deanery:     Rev. Fr. Callistus Igwenagu
Ifitedunu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Lawrence Ekeh

Igboukwu Deanery:           

Isuofia Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Leo Okoye

Nanka Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Solomon Odunukwe
Neni Deanery:                        Rev. Fr. Joachim Ezeani

Nimo Deanery:                       Rev. Fr. Josephat Okafor

Uga Deanery:                          Rev. Fr. Bonaventure Nwankiti
Ugwuoba Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Paulinus Ezenwolum

Umuchu Deanery:                 Rev. Fr. Barnabas Okafor

Umunze Deanery:                 Rev. Fr. Peter Nwankwo, Sr. F. Eya (Sr. Adviser)

 

 

4. Catholic Men Organisation Chaplains

Chief Chaplain:                     Rev. Fr. Alfred Anazodo
Abagana Deanery:               Rev. Fr. C. Nwonicha
Achina Deanery:                  Rev. Fr. James Opkalaonwuka

Adazi Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Bartholomew Onuora
Agulu Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Clifford Aniefuna
Akpo Deanery:                    
Akpu Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Theolphilus Ugonwa

Amawbia Deanery:             

Awgbu Deanery:                  Rev. Fr. Innocent Dim

Awka Deanery I:                  Rev. Fr. Martin Ezeiruaku

Awka Deanery II:                 Rev. Fr. Msgr. B.C.B. Muojekwu

Ebenebe Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Augustine Ogbonna
Ekwulobia Deanery:            Rev. Fr. Kizito Umennadi
Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:    Rev. Fr. Bernard Anaebene

lfitedunu Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Clement Onyemelukwe
Igboukwu Deanery:             Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Anulunko
Isuofia Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Charles Ezeoke

Nanka Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Christopher Ike

Neni Deanery:                       Rev. Fr. John Mark Agulefo
Nimo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Celestine Okeke-Ofojebe
Uga Deanery:                         Rev. Fr. Polycarp Nnajiofor
Ugwuoba Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Malachy Ezeonyiwala

Umuchu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Raphael Agbanu

Umunze Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Francis Nwachukwu

 

 

5. Catholic Youths Organisation of Nigeria (C.Y.O.N),
Chief Chaplain:                      Rev. Fr. Patrick Okeke
Asst. Chief Chaplain:            Rev. Fr. Cyprian Chiekezie
Abagana Deanery:                 Rev. Fr. B. Obidigbo

Achina Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Festus Okoye

Adazi Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Igweokpala

Agulu Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Hyacinth Okafor

Akpo Deanery:                       Rev. Fr. Justin Ezechukwu

Akpu Deanery:                       Rev. Fr. Philip Okoye

Amawbia Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Jude Ozumba

Awgbu Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Anthony Udogu
Awka Deanery I:                    Rev. Fr. Kenneth Amakeze
Awka Deanery II:                   Rev. Fr. Benjamin Odika
Ebenebe Deanery:                 Rev. Fr. Aloysius Ezeanolue
Ekwulobia Deanery:             Rev. Fr. Christian Ononiba
Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:     Rev. Fr. Moses Iloka
Ifitedunu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Paulus Maria Okafor
Igboukwu Deanery:            
Isuofia Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Didacus Ilo
Nanka Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Geroge Anahalu

Neni Deanery:                         Rev. Fr. Innocent Muomegha

Nimo Deanery:                        Rev. Fr. Celestine Okeke-Ofojebe

Uga Deanery:                           Rev. Fr. Jeremiah Okafor
Ugwuoba Deanery:                 Rev. Fr. Josephat Onyechefuna
Umuchu Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Kelvin Ezemmaduka

Umunze Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Michael Oli & Sr. P. Ukwuoma

6. Pontifical Mission Societies (P.M.S)
Rev. Fr. Tobias Osigwe (Director)

Rev. Fr. Anthony Okafor (Assistant Director)
Rev. Fr. Barnabas Okafor (Secretary)

Sr. Rose Mary Edom HHCJ (Holy Childhood Coordinator)
Rev. Fr. Kenneth Amakeze (Assistant Coordinator HCA)

Rev. Fr. William Ozulonye (PMU Coordinator)

 

 

Pontifical Mission Societies, Deanery Chaplains
Abagana Deanery:              
Achina Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Cosmas Okafor
Adazi Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Vincent Udemezue

Agulu Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Anselm Ngana
Akpo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Alexander Anagor
Akpu Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Levi Ukor

Amawbia Deanery:            
Awgbu Deanery:                  Rev. Fr. Felix Ezeaka
Awka Deanery I:                   Rev. Fr. Ephraim Udoye

Awka Deanery II:                 Rev. Fr. Charles Ogbuagu
Ebenebe Deanery:              
Rev. Fr. Stephen Ugochukwu
Ekwulobia Deanery:           
Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:    Rev. Fr. Cyril Chukwuma
Ifitedunu Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Alphonsus Iloekwe

Igboukwu Deanery:            Rev. Fr. Peter Ibeazor

Isuofia Deanery:                  Rev. Fr. Remigius Nwankwo
Nanka Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Calistus Ezeokafor

Neni Deanery:                     

Nimo Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Alexander Okoli

Uga Deanery:                        Rev. Fr. Rowland Victor Okoli
Ugwuoba Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Paul Chimezie
Umuchu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Barnabas Okafor

Umunze Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Alexander Ezema

 

7. Christian Mothers Association - Rev. Fr. Peter Uzoezie

 

 

8. Mary League Girls' Association
Diocesan Chaplain:              Rev. Fr. Patrick Okeke
Abagana Deanery:                Rev. Fr. B. Obidigbo

Achina Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Festus Okoye

Adazi Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Igweokpala
Agulu Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Hyacinth Okafor

Akpu Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Philip Okoye

Akpo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Justin Ezechukwu

Amawbia Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Jude Ozumba

Awgbu Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Anthony Udogu
Awka Deanery I:                   Rev. Fr. Kenneth Amakeze

Awka Deanery II:                 Rev. Fr. Benjamin Odika
Ebenebe Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Aloysius Ezeanolue
Ekwulobia Deanery:           1. Rev. Fr. Christian Ononiba

                                                   2. Sr. Maximilian Kolbe Ughanze
Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:   Rev. Fr. Moses Iloka
Ifitedunu Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Paulus Maria Okafor
Igboukwu Deanery:            
Isuofia Deanery:                  Rev. Fr. Didacus Ilo
Neni Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Innocent Muomegha

Nanka Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. George Anahalu

Nimo Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Celestine Okeke-Ofojebe
Uga Deanery:                        Rev. Fr. Jeremiah Okafor
Ugwuoba Deanery:             
Umuchu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Kenneth Ezemmaduka

Umunze Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Michael Oli & Sr. P. Ukwuoma

 

9. Knights of St. John International, Awka Grand Commandery
Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeoke

 

10. Knights of St. Mulumba Awka Sub-Council
Rev. Fr. Christian Amogu

 

11. Knights of St. Mulumba Aguata Sub-Council
Fr. Emmanuel Anulunko

 

12. Knights of St. John International Commandery 589, Uga
Rev. Fr. Valentine Ofomata

 

13. Knights of St. Mulumba Regina Caeli Sub-council
Rev. Fr. Joel Okechukwu

 

14. Knights of St. Mulumba Stella Maris sub-council
Rev. Fr. Fabian Bielu

 

15. Knights of St. Mulumba, Igboukwu Sub. Council
Rev. Fr. Donatus  Esiegbue

 

16. Knights of St. John, Awka Commandery
                        -

17. Knights of St. John, Ekwulobia District
Rev. Fr. Valentine Ofomata

 

18. Knights of St. John Igboukwu Commandery
Rev. Fr. Sylvester Dunu

 

19. Knights of St. John Umunze Commandery
Rev Fr. Pius Odilimuo

 

20. Knights of St. John Enugwu-Ukwu Commandery
Rev. Fr. Damian Nwankwo

 

21. The Order of Knights of St. Mulumba, Amawbia Sub-Council Amawbia

Rev. Fr. Cyril Iheanacho

 

22. The Order of Knights of St. Mulumba, Abagana Sub-Council
Rev. Fr. Michael Anozie

 

23. The Order of Knights of St. Mulumba, Ifitedunu Sub-Council
Rev. Fr. Bartholomew Obidigbo

 

24. The Order of Knights of St. Mulumba, Nigeria
Sub-councils in Awka Diocese

 

25. Papal Knights & Medalists

 Very Rev. Msgr. B. C. B. Muojekwu

 

26. Shanahan Society Very Rev. Msgr. Jerome Madueke

 

27. Blue Army - Rev. Fr. Michael Obi

 

28. Block Rosary

Diocesan Chaplain:              Rev. Fr. Bernard Anaebene

Abagana Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Patrick Umezi
Achina Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Jude Ugorji
Adazi Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Vincent Udemezue
Agulu Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Matthew Udobi
Akpo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Alexander Anagor
Akpu Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Lawrence Onwuaso

Amawbia Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Samuel Aniebonam
Awgbu Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Andrew Ozoka
Awka Deanery I:                   Rev. Fr. Patrick Umezi

Awka Deanery II:                  Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Mmaduelosi

Ebenebe Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Anthony Ibekwe
Ekwulobia Deanery:           
Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:    Rev. Fr. Martin Akabogu
Ifltedunu Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Francis Ezenwanne
Igboukwu Deanery:             Rev. Fr. Peter Ibeazor

Isuofla Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Remigius Nwankwo

Nanka Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Calistus Ezeokafor
Neni Deanery:                        Rev. Fr. Raphael Onyekwelu

Nimo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Celestine Okeke-Ofojebe
Uga Deanery:                         Rev. Fr. Charles Ezeugwa
Umuchu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Ofojebe
Umunze Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Hyginus Ekwuazu

 

29. Catholic Teachers Association - Rev. Fr. Wenceslaus Ofojebe

 

30. Catholic Charismatic Renewal

Chief Chaplain:                      Rev. Fr. Irenaeus Okonkwo
Abagana Deanery:                Rev. Fr. B. Ezenwelem
Achina Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezekannagha
Adazi Deanery:                    
Agulu Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Bernard Oguejiofor
Akpo Deanery:                    

Akpu Deanery:                       Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Okpala
Amawbia Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Kenneth Nwabuike
Awgbu Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Innocent Nwafor
Awka Deanery I:                    Rev. Fr. Melchizedek Obi

Awka Deanery II:                  Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Okoye
Ebenebe Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Ezenwata
Ekwulobia Deanery:            Rev. Fr. Colman Onuegbu

Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:    Rev. Fr. John Paul Chukwuelobe
Ifitedunu Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Luke Okoye
Igboukwu Deanery:             Rev. Fr. Simeon Nwankwo

Isuofia Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Cosmas Ibeh

Nanka Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Francis Ekejindu

Neni Deanery:                       Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Okonkwo

Nimo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Justin Nwafor

Uga Deanery:                         Rev. Fr. Rowland Victor Okoli

Ugwuoba Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Josephat Onyechefuna

Umuchu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. E. Uzodigwe
Umunze Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Nwankwor I

Advisers:                             Rev. Fr. B.A.C. Obiefuna

                                                   Rev. Fr. Jeremiah Okeke
                                                   Very Rev. Msgr. J. Madueke

 

 

31. Confraternity of Holy Rosary - Rev. Fr. Paul Azuakor

 

 

32. St. Vincent de Paul- Rev. Fr. Adolphus Obi

 

 

33. Pilgrimages - Rev. Fr. Benjamin Ewelu

 

 

34. Laity Council- Rev. Fr. Stephen Chukwujekwu

 

35. St. Judes Society- Rev. Fr. Jude Nwankwo

 

36. Sacred Heart League - Rev. Fr. Jude Ozumba

 

 

37. Little Way - Rev. Fr. Michael Jude Nwajiobi

 

 

38. Diocesan Chaplain of Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration
Rev. Fr. Colman Onuegbu

 

 

39. Diocesan Catholic Altar Servers Association of Nigeria
Chief Chaplain:                      Rev. Fr. Justin Nwafor

Abagana Deanery:                Rev. Fr. B. Ezenwelem

Achina Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Cosmas Okafor
Adazi Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Hilary Nwajagu
Agulu Deanery:                     Rev. Fr. Remigius Okonkwo
Akpo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Justin Ezechukwu
Akpu Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Batholomew Nwafor

Amawbia Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Walter Okafor

Awgbu Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Augustin Dim

Awka Deanery I:                   Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeokeke

Awka Deanery II:                 Rev. Fr. Peter Chikelue

Ebenebe Deanery:               Rev. Fr. Anthony Ibekwe
Enugwu-Ukwu Deanery:    
Ekwulobia Deanery:                       

Igboukwu Deanery:            
Ifitedunu Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Okoli
Isuofia Deanery:                   Rev. Fr. Julian Anaeto

Nanka Deanery:                    Rev. Fr. Romanus Okongwu
Neni Deanery:                       Rev. Fr. Tochukwu Umeh

Nimo Deanery:                      Rev. Fr. Justin Nwafor
Uga Deanery:                         Rev. Fr. Rowland Victor Okoli
Ugwuoba Deanery:              Rev. Fr. Sylvester Dunu

Umuchu Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Damian Okeke
Umunze Deanery:                Rev. Fr. Valentin Mgbemena

 

40. Legion of Mary Awka Zone: Rev. Fr. Mac Ben. Okeke
      Legion of Mary Ekwulobia Zone: Rev. Fr. Boniface Ubaka

 

41. Catholic Workers Volunteer Force - Very Rev. Msgr. B.C.B. Muojekwu

 

42. Fr. Tansi Solidarity Movement - Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Ezenwata

 

43. Purgatorian Society - Rev. Fr. Cajetan Obiekezie.

 

44. St. Anthony's Guild -

 

45. School of Evangelization 2000 - Very Rev. Msgr. Jerome Madueke

 

 

46. Catholic Corpers (N. Y.S.C.) - Rev. Fr. Clement Muozoba

 

47. Triumph Cenacle of the Immaculate Heart of Mary
      Rev. Fr. Jonas Unegbu

 

 

48. Man of Order/Discipline Movement of Nigeria (M.O.D)

     Rev. Fr. Evaristus Ezekwonna (Chief Chaplain)

     Sr. Mary Florentina Onuora     (Sr. Animator)

     Chidozie Nwosu                          (Chariman)

     Chika Egbe                                    (Vice Chairman)
     Bonaventure Ndubuilo              (Secretary)

 

49. Marian Societies, Chaplain:

1. Rev. Fr. MacBen Okeke

2. Rev. Fr. Paulinus Azuakor (Assistant I)

3. Rev. Fr. Martin Ezeiruaku (Assistant II)

 

50. Army Chaplaincy
      1. Rev. Fr. Philip O. Okoli

          Headquarters 4 Brigade Nigerian Army
          Benin City, Edo State

     2.  Rev. Fr. Valentine Okwesili

          Headquarters 9 Brigade Nigerian Army Ikeja

          Lagos

     3.  Rev. Fr. Paul Ezeani

          Headquarters 1 Brigade Nigerian Army Sokoto

 

51. Air force

          Rev. Fr. Richard Obiefuna (FL. OFF)

          Ascension Chaplaincy

          NAF Base Oko, Airport Road Benin City

          Edo State