Statutory Bodies and Groups of

Ekwulobia Diocese


DIOCESAN CHAPLAIN/COORDINATOR OF STATUTORY BODIES, GROUPS, PIOUS SOCIETIES & SODALITIES

 

Laity Council of Nigeria - CADEK

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Umezinwa

 

Catholic Men Organization CMO

Rev. Fr. Peter Nwankwo

 

Catholic Women Organization CWO

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeogamba

 

Catholic Youth Organization of Nigeria CYON

Rev. Fr. Alexander Okoli

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Nwafor

 

Holy Childhood Association HCA

Sr. Priscilla-Miriam Onakpa HFSN

 

Association of Catechists (AC-CADEK)

Rev. Fr. Patrick Okeke

 

Catholic Altar Servers Association of Nigeria (CASAN-CADEK)

Rev. Fr. Kenneth Udokogu

 

Association of Catholics in Community Leadership (ACCL-CADEK)

Rev. Fr. Modestus Anyaegbu

 

Catholic Caritas Organization of Nigeria

Rev. Fr. Paschal-Paul Okeke

 

Catholic Charismatic Renewal of Nigeria

Rev. Fr. Coleman Onuegbu

Rev. Fr. John Nwankwo

 

Young Catholic Students YCS

Rev. Fr. Walter Okafor

 

Block Rosary Crusade

Rev. Fr. Alphonsus Iloekwe

 

Divine Mercy

Rev. Fr. Michael Anagbogu

 

Apostleship of Prayer, League of the Sacred Heart

Rev. Fr. Augustine Nnadi

 

Blue Army

Rev. Fr. Michael Obi

 

Apostolate of the Most Precious Blood of Jesus Christ

Rev. Fr. Frederick Mary Nwafor

 

Confraternity of the Most Holy Rosary

Rev. Fr. Damian Okeke

 

St. Vincent de Paul Society

Rev. Fr. Peter Paul Anyiam

 

St. Jude Society

Rev. Fr. Jude Okoli

 

Perpetual Eucharistic Adoration

Rev. Fr. Christopher Ezeonyemalu

 

Purgatorian Society

Rev. Fr. Cyril Okpala

 

Tansi Solidarity Movement

Rev. Fr. Benjamin Ilobinso

 

St. Anthony’s Guild

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezekannagha

 

Confraternity of the Miraculous Infant of Prague

Rev. Fr. Melchizedek Obi

 

Marian Societies

Rev. Fr. Martin Ezeiruaku

 

Catholic Biblical Instructors’ Union (CBIU)

Rev. Fr. Paschal Okeke

 

Knights of St. John International, (KSJI) Awka Grand Commandery + CADEK

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeoke

 

Knights of St. Mulumba - CADEK

Rev. Fr Michael Muonwe

 

Papal Knights and Medalists

Rev. Fr. Patrick Chukwuma

 

Catholic Workers’ Volunteer Force

Msgr. Bertrand Muojekwu

 

National Association of Catholic Corpers (NACC)

Rev. Fr. Benignus Nwankwo

 

Catholic Teachers’ Association

Rev. Fr. Chika Okpalike

 

Association of People Living with Sickle Cell Disorder (APLSCD)

Rev. Fr. Obiora Okeke

 

Pilgrimages

Rev. Fr. Paul Dimude

 

Man of Order/Discipline (MOD)

Rev. Fr. Christian Umeojilinnaka

 

Lay Readers Association

Rev. Fr. Innocent Chibueze Okeke

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE LAITY COUNCIL OF NIGERIA

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Sabastian Anokwulu

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Paul Dimude

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Cyril Okpala

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Norbert Aginam

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Michael Obi

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Francis Ekejindu

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Peter Nwankwo

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Longinus Egbeonu

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Udechukwu

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Michael Anozie

           

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE CATHOLIC MEN ORGANIZATION (C.M.O)

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Alexander Anagor

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Martin Ezeiruaku

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Eugene Egbosionu

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Jude Uzeozie

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Herbert Ezeji

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Christopher Ikeh

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Patrick Okeke

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Boniface Ezeoke

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Chijioke Nwagu

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Bartholomew Anyacho

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE CATHOLIC WOMEN ORGANIZATION (C.W.O)

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Patrick Chukwuma

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Christopher Ezeonyemalu

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Alexander Ezema

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. PeterPaul Anyiam

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Damian Ogwatta

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Benignus Nwankwo

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeoke

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Maduelosi

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Paulinus Ezenwolum

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Simeon Okafor

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE CONFRATERNITY OF CHRISTIAN MOTHERS

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Patrick Chukwuma

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Christopher Ezeonyemalu

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Polycarp Nnajiofor

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Peter Paul Anyiam

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Damian Ogwatta

 

Igboukwu Deanery

 

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeoke

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr Emmanuel Maduelosi

 

Umuchu Deanery

 

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Basil Ezekeli

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE CATHOLIC YOUTH ORGANIZATION OF NIGERIA (C.Y.O.N)

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Izuagba

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Callistus Anaekwe

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Kevin Ezemaduka

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Aloysius Amamchukwu

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Charles Mmaduekwe

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Solomon Anyaora

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Augustine Onyebuchi

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Celestine Okeke-Ofojebe

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Simon Anigbogu

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Jeremiah Okafor

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE MARY LEAGUE GIRLS’ ASSOCIATION

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Izuagba

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Callistus Anaekwe

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Kevin Ezemaduka

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Aloysius Amamchukwu

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Charles Mmaduekwe

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Solomon Anyaora

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Augustine Onyebuchi

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Celestine Okeke-Ofojebe

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Clement Onyemelukwe

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Jeremiah Okafor

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE HOLY CHILDHOOD ASSOCIATION (HCA)

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Stanley Moses

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Callistus Anaekwe

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Anthony Nwankwo

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Chibuike Ezeanyim

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Paul Ifeji (SAC)

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Felix Ezeaka

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr.  Michael Anagbogu

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Bartholomew Okeke

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Chijioke Nwagu

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Godwin Obiano

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE CATHOLIC CHARISMATIC RENEWAL OF NIGERIA

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Coleman Onuegbu

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Martin Ezeiruaku

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Bernard Oguejiofor

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Jeremiah Okeke

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Christian Umeojilinnaka

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. John Nwankwo

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Julian Anaetoh

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Okoye

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Paulinus Ezenwolum

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Francis Ude

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE YOUNG CATHOLIC STUDENTS (YCS)

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Walter Okafor

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Valentine Mgbemena

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Barnabas Okafor

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Chibuike Ezeanyim

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Callistus Umeokoli

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Felix Ezeaka

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Nwafor

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Bartholomew Okeke

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Clement Onyemelukwe

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Stephen Ugochukwu

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR ALTARS SERVERS

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Stanley Moses

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Sylvester Igwe

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Augustine Nnadi

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Samuel Nwankwo

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Charles Mmaduekwe

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. John Nwankwo

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Nwafor

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Bartholomew Nwafor

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Jude Uwakwe

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Francis Ezenwanne

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE BLOCK ROSARY CRUSADE/MARIAN SOCIETIES

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Izuagba

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Callistus Anaekwe

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Anthony Nwankwo

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Samuel Nwankwo

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Paul Ifeji (SAC)

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Charles Umeoji

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Michael Anagbogu

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Bartholomew Nwafor

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Simon Anigbogu

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Alphonsus Iloekwe

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR JUSTICE, DEVELOPMENT, PEACE, CARITAS COMMISSION

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Sabastian Anokwulu

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Valentine Mgbemena

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Chibueze Innocent Okeke

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Malachy Ezeonyiwara

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Sebastian Onuora

 

Igboukwu Deanery

 

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Festus Okoye

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Longinus Egbeonu

 

Umuchu Deanery

 

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Kenneth Nwabuike

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR LIFE MEMBERS OF THE CWO

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Patrick Chimezie Okeke

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Christopher Ezeonyemalu

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Polycarp Nnajiofor

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Malachy Ezeonyiwara

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Damian Ogwatta

 

Igboukwu Deanery

 

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeoke

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Maduelosi

 

Umuchu Deanery

 

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Simeon Okafor

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR CATHOLIC TEACHERS’ ASSOCIATION

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Walter Okafor

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Christopher Ezeonyemalu

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Lawrence Maduewesi

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Joseph Ejim

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Obiora Okeke

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Vitalis Azike

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Julian Anaetoh

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. John Ekei

 

Umuchu Deanery

 

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Stephen Ugochukwu

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR CATECHETICAL TEAM

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Walter Okafor

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Martin Ezeiruaku

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Damian Okeke

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Norbert Aginam

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. John Umeojiakor

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Vitalis Azike

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Julian Anaetoh

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Thaddeus Oranusi

 

Umuchu Deanery

 

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezekannagha

 

 

DEANERY CHAPLAINS FOR THE CHOIR

 

Achina Deanery

Rev. Fr. Alexander Okoli

 

Akpo Deanery

Rev. Fr. Valentine Mgbemena

 

Akpu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Jude Okoli

 

Ekwulobia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Paschal Okeke

 

Nanka Deanery

Rev. Fr. Christian Umeojilinnaka

 

Igboukwu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Jude Thaddeus  Offordum

 

Isuofia Deanery

Rev. Fr. Julian Anaetoh

 

Uga Deanery

Rev. Fr. Bartholomew Nwafor

 

Umuchu Deanery

Rev. Fr. Basil Ucheonye

 

Umunze Deanery

Rev. Fr. Casmir Osigwe

 

 

CHAPLAINS OF SUB-COUNCILS KSM AND COMMANDERIES OF KSJI

 

Ekwulobia Sub-council KSM

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeokeke

 

Queen of Peace Sub-council KSM

Rev. Fr. Simon Anigbogu

 

Igboukwu Sub-Council KSM

Rev. Fr. Jude Thaddeus Offordum

 

Akpu Sub-council, KSM

Rev. Fr. Jeremiah Okafor

 

Uga Sub-Council, KSM

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Okoye

 

 

 

 

Commandery 589, Uga KSJI

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Maduelosi

 

KSJI – Ekwulobia District

Rev. Fr. Malachy Ezeonyiwara

 

Igboukwu Commandery - KSJI

Rev. Fr. James Nnoruga

 

Umunze Commandery, KSJI

Rev. Fr. Eugene Egbosionu

 

Ekwulobia Commandery, KSJI

Rev. Fr. Patrick Okeke

 

Ajalli Commandery, KSJI

Rev. Fr. Alexander Ezema

 

 

 

LEADERSHIP OF SOME GROUPS AT THE DIOCESAN LEVEL

 

ASSOCIATION OF DIOCESAN PRIESTS

ADP– CADEK

[email protected]

 

Rev. Fr. Ignatius Ezeakacha

President

 

Rev. Fr. Christian Umeojilinnaka

Vice-President

 

Rev. Fr. Francis Ude

Secretary

 

Rev. Fr. James Nnoruga

Asst. Sec.

 

Rev. Fr. Melchizedek Obi

Fin. Sec.

 

Rev. Fr. Augustine Nnadi

Treasurer

 

Rev. Fr. Aloysius Amamchukwu

PRO

 

Rev. Fr. Damian Ogwatta

Provost

 

Rev. Fr. Alexander Ezema

Provost II

 

 

ASSOCIATION OF MEN & WOMEN RELIGIOUS – CADEK

AMWR-CADEK

[email protected]

 

Rev. Fr. Nnadozie Jude C.S.Sp

President

 

Sr. Chijioke Okafor MSHR

Vice-President

 

Sr. Jose Vera Obinwa HFSN

Secretary

 

Sr. Frednora Ikpeama SJS

Asst. Secretary

 

Bro Peter Nwankwegu BSS

Financial Secretary

 

Sr. Munachiso Igwah DDL

Treasurer

 

Sr. Nkiru Ezedinachi HHCJ

Provost

 

Sr. Ozichukwu Okoro DMMM

Provost II

 

 

CATHOLIC MEN ORGANISATION

CMO-CADEK

[email protected]

 

Mr. Vitus Uzoh

President

 

 

Hon. Fidelis E. Nnofu

Vice President

 

 

Sir Basil Aguigwo Esq.

Secretary

 

 

Mr. Augustine Nnabuife

Asst. Secretary

 

 

Sir Albertus Adibe

Fin. Secretary

 

 

Sir Emeka Onwusoronye

P.R.O

 

 

Mr. Paul Onyebeke

Welfare Officer I

 

 

Mr. Cyril Ezemedo

Welfare Officer II

 

 

Mr. Bartholomew Okonkwo

Chief Provost

 

 

Mr. Hyginus Mmaju

Provost II

 

 

Fabian E. Uba

Achina Deanery President

 

 

Dominic Ejimofor

Akpo Deanery President

 

 

Osita Ezeilo

Akpu Deanery President

 

 

Uchenna Nwankwo

Ekwulobia Deanery President

 

 

Ben Enechukwu

Igboukwu Deanery President

 

 

Felix Okeke

Isuofia Deanery President

 

 

Dominic Okoye

Nanka Deanery President

 

 

Nze Michael Okafor

Uga Deanery President

 

 

Felix Ezeoke

Umuchu Deanery President

 

 

Hon Udechukwu A. Udechukwu

Umunze Deanery President

 

 

Mr. Patrick Okoli Chuka

Internal Auditor

 

 

Rev. Fr. Peter Nwankwo

Chaplain

 

 

 

CATHOLIC WOMEN ORGANIZATION

CWO-CADEK

[email protected]

 

Lady Theresa Chinyere Azodo

Director

 

 

Mrs. Deborah Chinenye

Deputy Director

 

 

Dr. Mrs. Amarachukwu S. Dimejesi

Secretary

 

 

Mrs Philomena C. Okoli

Fin. Secretary

 

 

Mrs. Agatha Ebere Egbogu

Organizer, Achina Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Ngozi Ezeonyeka

Organizer, Akpo Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Maryann Onunkwo

Organizer, Akpu Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Chinwe J. Okonkwo

Organizer, Ekwulobia Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Florence Atueyi

Organizer, Igboukwu Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Grace Nwankwo

Organizer, Isuofia Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Chika Iloh

Organizer, Nanka Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Felicia Okoli

Organizer, Uga Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Ngozi Ilechukwu

Organizer, Umuchu Deanery

 

 

Mrs. Anthonia Okeke

Organizer, Umunze Deanery

 

 

Sr. Nkiru Esther Ezedinachi HHCJ

Sr. Adviser,

 

 

Rev. Fr. Anthony Ezeogamba

Chapalin

 

 

 

ASSOCIATION OF CATECHISTS – CADEK

AC-CADEK

 

Matthias Ezeokafor

President

 

 

Felix Ozoemena

Vice President

 

 

Edwin Eze

Secretary

 

 

Gloria Amaeze

Asst. Secretary

 

 

Chinelo Eleodimuo

Fin. Secretary

 

 

Ozioma Muojekwu

Treasurer

 

 

Emmanuel Ozogene

PRO

 

 

Ignatius Otutu

Provost I

 

 

Emmanuel Anyaora

Provost II