Most Rev. Simon Akwali Okafor was born 16th Nov. 1934
Motto: Non ministrari sed ministrare
His Lordship was ordained priest on 21st July 1963
and consecrated Auxiliary Bishop of Awka on 30th May 1992.
He was the Bishop of Awka from 9th September 1994 till 17th April 2010
He died in the Lord on the night of 29th August 2014 and buried on 7th October 2014.
May the Lord, he much served in humility and fatherliness reward him.