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PRIESTS IN THE ARCHDIOCESE AND THEIR PLACES OF ASSIGNMENT

ABUDU DEANERY


BLESSED VIRGIN MARY PARISH, Eyaen
PARISH PRIEST:  Rev. Fr. Kenneth Imasua
Phone Number(s): 08037893220

IMMACULATE CONCEPTION PARISH, Ugo
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Ibe John Mary
Phone Number: 08063584452


REGINA MUNDI PARISH, Evbuarhe
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Benjamin Brodricks
Phone Number: 08035737581


ST. BEDE PARISH, Ugha
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Mark Ebosele
Phone Number: 08033898061


ST. BERNARD PARISH, Eguaholor
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Erhahon Patrick
Phone Number: 07036843462
Email: patsosa2001@yahoo.com


ST. EDWARD PARISH, Ogbahu
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Peter Nwakwu
Phone Number: 08039763732


ST. FRANCIS PARISH, Otta
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Bonaventure Egwu
Phone Number: 08056807652


ST. GABRIEL PARISH, Oza
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Jude Mordi
Phone Number: 08033513852



ST. GABRIEL CATHOLIC CHURCH, Urora
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev Fr. Fidelis Imhanle
Phone Number(s):08060261497

PRIEST IN-RESIDENCE: Rev. Fr. Andrew Adubale
PHONE NO: 08034956798
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ST. JUDE PARISH, Urhonigbe
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Jude Ayenwere
Phone Number: 08033504789


ST. LUCY PARISH, Okhuokhuo- Isi
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Mba Jude
Phone Number: 08067071584


ST. MARY PARISH, Oke
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Kingsley Idehen
Phone Number : 08032538150


ST. MARY PARISH, Uvbe
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. James Chima
Phone Number: 08035470540, 07085189960


       ST. MATTHEW PARISH, Obagie-Ohenze
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Imafidon Jude
Phone Number: 08055603266
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ST. MICHAEL PARISH, Evbeuesi
PARISH PRIEST:Rev. Fr. Cyril Ofuonye
Phone Number: 08063274647


ST. MICHAEL PARISH, Ikhueniro
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Adolphus Umechukwu
Phone Number: 08036666262

ASSISTANT PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Uduak Udom, OCD
Phone Number: 08032764522

ST. PATRICK PARISH, Ehor
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Paul Njoku, CSSP
Phone Number: 0703353238

ASSISTANT PRIEST:Rev. Fr. Kennedy Ikedigwe, CSSP
Phone Number: 07037345539


ST. THOMAS AQUINAS PARISH, Abudu
PARISH PRIEST:Very Rev. Fr. Patrick Osagie
Phone Number: 08023353852

BENIN CITY DEANERY
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ARCHANGEL GABRIEL CATHOLIC CHURCH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev. Fr. Festus Ogbonmwan
Phone Number(s): 08037021111

ASSISTANT PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Valentine Ezeabasili
Phone Number: 080731996902
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ASCENSION CATHOLIC CHAPLIANCY, Oko
PRIEST-IN-CHARGE: Rev. Fr. Richard Obiefuna
Phone Number: 08063484526


ASSUMPTION CATHOLIC CHURCH, Uteh
PRIEST-IN-CHARGE: Very Rev. Fr. Michael Oyanoafoh
Phone Number: 08136443724

BLESSED TANSI PARISH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST:  Very Rev. Fr. Salami Thomas
Phone Number(s): 07061927777

PRIEST-IN-RESIDENCE: Rev. Fr. Esotu Christopher
Phone Number: 08033906471


HOLY CROSS CATHEDRAL, Benin City
CATHEDRAL ADMINISTRATOR: Very Rev. Fr. Festus Omede
Phone Number: 08037918822

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Benedict Onwugbenu
Phone Number:07037673192

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Okenwa Nichodemus, ISCH
Phone Number:07062050199

PRIEST IN RESIDENCE: Very Rev. Msgr. Patrick Usenbor
PHONE NUMBER:07033447242


HOLY SPIRIT PARISH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Isaac Prest Ebeigbe
Phone Number(s): 08038922897

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Livinus Okafor
Phone Number: 07060658203, 08078986756

HOLY TRINITY PARISH, Oka
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Gregory Ekhator
Phone Number(s): 08063991273

ASSISTANT PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Walter Obiefuna Ayogu, OCD
Phone Number: 08068967166


IMMACULATE CONCEPTION CATHOLIC CHURCH (MASS CENTRE)
Benin City
PRIEST IN CHARGE:Rev. Fr. Romanus Mbakwe
Phone Number(s): 08066316167


MOTHER OF THE REDEEMER CATHOLIC CHURCH
Benin City
PRIEST IN CHARGE: Rev. Fr. Idahosa Amadasu
Phone Number(s) 08160883116


SACRED HEART PARISH, Evboriaria
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev. Fr. Paul Onyeoghane
Phone Number: 08055161737

PRIEST IN RESIDENCE : Rev. Fr. Victor Ekanem
PHONE No: 08064684046


ST. AGATHA CATHOLIC CHURCH, Upper Sokponba, Benin City
PRIEST –IN-CHARGE: Rev. Fr. John Ehichioya
PHONE: 07035670216


ST. ANDREW CATHOLIC CHURCH, Ugbiyokho
PRIEST IN CHARGE: Rev. Fr. Robert Obro SMA
Phone Number(s):

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Christine Yadedji, SMA

PRIEST IN RESIDENCE: Rev. Fr. Peter McCawille, SMA
Phone Number(s) 08022913962


ST. ANTHONY PARISH EVBUOTUBU
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Gabriel Ogbankwa, MSP
PHONE NO: 08063524800
ASSISTANT : Rev. Fr. Ekpedeme JohnPaul, MSP -07037292747


ST. AUGUSTINE PARISH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Fr. Joachim Osigwe OSA
Phone Number(s): 08032421688

PRIOR: Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Oramah OSA
Phone Number(s): 08033456334

BURSAR: Rev. Fr. Felix Zomboba OSA
Phone Number(s): 08036588969

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Anthony Nkom OSA
Phone Number: 08032360026

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Fr. Matthew Akase OSA


ST. FIDELIS PARISH, Aduwawa,
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Michael Emerue CSSR
Phone Number(s): 08036225434

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr James Vembe, CSsR
Phone Number(s):0706635663

Assistant Priest : Rev. Fr. Prayer Odede CSSR
Phone Number : 07030503066


ST. FRANCIS PARISH, EKENWAN, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev. Fr. Benedict Etafo
Phone Number(s): 07064179834

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Job Ekabo
Phone Number: 08066553900

PRIEST IN RESIDENCE : Rev. Fr. Primus E. Umoh
Phone Number : 08037994213


ST. GEORGE CATHOLIC CHURCH, Ikpoba Hill
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Ifejioku Raphael
Phone Number: 08060036881
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ST. JOHN VIANNEY CATHOLIC CHURCH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST:  Rev. Fr. Alfred Agbonlahor
Phone Number(s): 08033820291

ASSISTANT PRIEST : Rev. Fr. Amu Cornelius
PHONE NUMBER: 08036251038


ST. JOSEPH PARISH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST:Rev. Fr. Thomas Oguagua, SJ
Phone Number(s): 08162412665

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Bob Dundon, SJ
Phone Number(s): 08052563595

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Ogun Enyeribe, SJ
Phone Number(s): 07067509645


ST. JUDE PARISH, Iwogban
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Chukwudi Dominic
Phone Number(s): 08077090416
Assistant Priest: Rev. Fr. Okeke Matthew OVB
Phone Number :08065869402


ST. MARIA GORETTI PARISH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Palmer Ikponmwosa
Phone Number: 08038415988

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Daniel Iyangbe
Phone Number(s):08030836401


ST. MARK PARISH, Ohovbe
PARISH PRIEST:Rev. Fr. Obu Uzochukwu
Phone Number(s): 08034412499

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ST. MARY PARISH, IYANOMO,
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr.Benjamin Ochiagha
Phone Number(s): 08034928242


ST. MATTHEW PARISH, Ogba
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Jonas Nwaiwu
Phone Number: 08055112909

Assistant Priest : Rev. Fr. Joseph Clarene Okojie OP.
Phone Number: 08137023540


ST. MATTHIAS PARISH, Ologbo
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Ochonogor Francis
Phone Number(s):08073219740


ST. PAUL PARISH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev. Fr. Paul Enow
Phone Number(s): 08033576321

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Innocent Obi OMV
Phone Number: 08133772929

PRIEST-IN-RESIDENCE: Rev. Fr. Dumbiri Stephen
Phone Number(s): 08035643063

PRIEST-IN-RESIDENCE: Very Rev. Fr. Alexander Nzemeke
Phone Number(s): 08037192976

PRIEST-IN-RESIDENCE: Rev. Fr. Damian Egbuka
Phone Number: 08034011492


ST. PETER CATHOLIC CHURCH,
 Obehi Avenue, Off 2nd Ugbor Rd, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev. Fr. Stephen Okojie
Phone Number(s) 08023230392

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Evaristus Abu
Phone Number(s): 08062315459, 08077960774


ST. TERESA CATHOLIC CHURCH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev. Msgr. J. P. Omesa
Phone Number(s): 07038526729

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Okafor  Anselm
Phone Number(s): 07088228954


ST. THOMAS AQUINAS PARISH, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev. Fr. Richard Ofere
Phone Number(s): 08023412319

PRIEST IN RESIDENCE: Rev. Fr. Oshomah Peter
Phone Number(s): 07088228951


ST. VALENTINE PARISH, Evbuotubu.
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Ifeanyi Augustine Eleke
Phone Number(s) 08033204135





IGUOBAZUWA DEANERY

BLESSED TERESA PARISH, Uwelu
PARISH PRIEST:    Rev. Fr. Kingsley Ajufo
Phone Number: 08035636329


HOLY ROSARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, Ugbowo, Benin City
PRIEST IN CHARGE:  Rev. Fr. Obazee Augustine
Phone Number(s) 08062333653


MARY THE QUEEN PARISH, Iguosa
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Jerome Idebe
Phone Number: 08054572447


ST. ALBERT PARISH, Ugbowo, Benin City
PARISH PRIEST:  Rev. Fr. Andrew Obinyan
Phone Number: 08036677640

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Obiora Charles
Phone Number(s): 08062534477


ST. ALPHONSUS PARISH, Ekosodin
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Sixtus Alaegbu
Phone Number: 08038548861


ST. ANDREW PARISH, Iguobazuwa
PARISH PRIEST:Very Rev. Fr. Felix Igbineweka
Phone Number: 08056202493

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Ezenwa Jude
Phone Number: 07032269370


ST. ANNE CHAPLAINCY, S & T Uselu
PRIEST IN CHARGE: Rev. Fr. (Captain) Cletus Valentine Obidike
Phone Number: 07030762870


ST. AUGUSTINE PARISH, NIFOR
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Raymond Ikponmwoba
Phone Number: 08033127594


ST. BENEDICT PARISH, Egor
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Alphonsus E. Ahiaegbe
Phone Number: 08165216841, 08053001379


ST. FRANCIS PARISH, Ugbogui
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Paschal Agor ISCH
Phone Number: 08037737641
ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Anthony Onyenwaoma ISCH
Phone Number: 08037254557


ST. GABRIEL PARISH, Okada
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Jude Okwudi
Phone Number:08037458701


ST. JOSEPH PARISH, Okomu
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Nathaniel Cheine
Phone Number: 08038741655


ST.  GREGORY PARISH, Iguediaken (Ekiadolor)
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Christopher Nnamani OP
Phone Number: 08060457335


ST. JOSEPH CHAPLAINCY, Isihor
PRIEST IN CHARGE: Rev. Fr. Cletus V. Obidike
Phone Number: 08035258605


ST. LAWRENCE PARISH, Igbogor
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Raphael Anoje
Phone Number: 08052202087


ST. MARY CATHOLIC CHURCH, Odigwetue
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Andrew Nwulo
Phone Number: 08184754639
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ST. MONICA PARISH, Useh
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Cyriacus Onwuka
Phone Number(s):08072046676

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Ofojebe Dickson
Phone Number(s): 08138387770


ST. PATRICK PARISH, Ugbowo, Benin City.
PARISH PRIEST: Very Rev. Fr. Augustine Ehigie
Phone Number(s): 08082823403

ASSISTANT PRIEST: Fr. Emmanuel Gusha OMV
Phone Number: 08056218793

PRIEST-IN-RESIDENCE: Rev. Fr. Patrick Okoye
Notary at the Interdiocesan Tribunal
Phone Number(s): 08037908800


ST. PAUL PARISH, Osse
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Christopher Okechukwu
Phone: 08063940602



ST. PATRICK, Ikpoba Hill
PRIEST IN CHARGE: Rev Fr. Capt. Cosmas Mabu
Phone Number:   08160597392


SS. PETER & PAUL PARISH, Usen
PARISH IN CHARGE/VOCATIONS’ DIRECTOR:
Rev. Fr. Verghese Matthew Parakudiyil CRS
Phone Number: 08168937356
Rev. Fr. Joseph Ravi CRS    (Formator)


ST. PETER PARISH, Udo
PRIEST-IN-CHARGE: Rev. Fr. Paul Imiere
Phone Number: 08056858343


ST. STEPHEN PARISH, Egbetta
PARISH PRIEST: Rev. Fr. Cletus Omijie
Phone Number(s):08123495960


POLICE CHAPLAINCIES
1.    St. Andrew Police Catholic Chaplaincy, Esigie Barracks, Benin City
2.    St. Michael Police Catholic Chaplaincy,Mobile Barracks, Ogida Benin City
3.    St. Charles Police Catholic Chaplaincy, MTD Barracks, Benin City
4.    St. David Police Chaplaincy,Adesuwa Barracks
CHAPLAIN IN CHARGE: Rev Fr. (ASP) Samson Ofuonye, in Charge of NOS 1&4
Rev. Fathers House Adesuwa Barracks
Zone 5, H/Qrts Benin City
Phone Number(S) 08037387872, 08126073187
Rev. Fr. Dom Ugwu 08063882662 in charge of NOS 2&3


MILITARY CHAPLAINS
Rev Fr. Lt. Cletus V. Obidike       St. Anne and St. Patricks Chaplaincy B/C     07030762870
Rev Fr. Capt. Cosmas Mabu           St. Jude and St. Joseph Chaplaincy B/C        08160597392


AIRFORCE CHAPLAIN
Rev. Fr. Richard Obiefuna    Ascension Catholic Chaplaincy, Oko Benin City    08063484526


RETIRED PRIESTS’ HOME, Airport Road,Benin City
PRIESTS IN RESIDENCE:
Very Rev. Msgr. Stephen Ogbeide
Phone Number(s): 08055303790

Very Rev. Msgr. Paul Emoyon
Phone Number(s): 08023326813

Very Rev. Fr. Theophilus Uwaifo
Phone Number(s):08023306613

Very Rev Fr. Felix Chinagu
Phone Number(s):08037909141


ST. PAUL MINOR SEMINARY, Benin City
RECTOR: Rev. Fr. Patrick Osuide
Phone Number(s): 08063876964

VICE RECTOR: Rev. Fr. Paschal Omono
Phone Number(s): 08038159383


BISHOP KELLY PASTORAL CENTRE, Airport Road, Benin City
DIRECTOR: Rev. Fr. Jonas Nwaiwu
Phone Number(s): 08055112909

ASSISTANT DIRECTOR: Sr Margaret Mary Okereke
Phone Number: 07032048523


JUSTICE DEVELOPMENT AND PEACE COMMISSION, Benin City
DIRECTOR: Very Rev. Fr. Paul Onyeoghane
Phone Number(s): 08055161737
Assistant Director : Rev. Fr. Dumbiri Stephen
Phone No: 08035643063


ST. RITA SECONDARY SCHOOL / SCHOOL OF VOCATIONAL STUDIES, Benin City
DIRECTOR: Rev. Fr. Alfred Agbonlahor
Phone Number(s): 08033820291
Assistant : Rev. Fr. Romanus Mbakwe
Phone Number : 08066316167


ARCHDIOCESAN COMMUNICATION CENTRE, Airport Road, Benin City
DIRECTOR: Very Rev. Fr. Stephen Okojie
Phone Number(s): 08023230392, 08033851129


FLOREAT PRINTING PRESS, Benin City
DIRECTOR: Very Rev. Fr. Stephen Okojie
Phone Number(s): 08023230392, 08033851129
Assistant : Rev. Fr. Abu Evaristus
Phone 08062315459


IMMACULATE CONCEPTION COLLEGE, Benin City
PRINCIPAL: Very Rev. Fr. Cyril Ofoegbu
Phone Number(s): 08035818182

VICE PRINCIPAL: Rev. Fr. John Ograh
Phone Number(s): 08057918693


JESUIT NOVITIATE, Benin City
SUPERIOR: Rev. Fr. Aghadi Onu, SJ
Phone Number(s): 08052563595

ASSISTANT: Rev. Fr.  Evaristus Ekwueme , SJ
Phone Number(s): 08072595560


JESUIT RETREAT CENTRE, Benin City
Rev. Fr.  Sam Okwuidegbe, SJ
Phone Number(s): 08075507732/ 07038842126

Rev. Fr. Kelechi Egonu, SJ
Phone Number(s): 08036379418

Rev.Fr. Ehi Omoragbon, SJ
Phone Number(s): 07064690420
 

ST. PHILOMENA CATHOLIC HOSPITAL
Dawson Road, Benin City
Administrator: Very Rev. Fr. Michael Oyanoafoh
Phone Number(s): 08136443724


CHANCERY OFFICE, Benin City

ARCHDIOCESAN SECRETARY/CHANCELLOR:
Very Rev. Fr. Michael Oyanoafoh
Phone Number(s): 08136443724

ARCHBISHOP’S PERSONAL SECRETARY
Rev. Fr. John Ehichioya
Phone Number(s): 07035670216

ARCHBISHOP’S CONFIDENTIAL SECRETARY
Sr. Henrietta Usunobun, SSH
Phone Number: 07056652363


RETIRED ARCHBISHOP\'S RESIDENCE, Etete, Benin City
PRIEST IN CHARGE: Rev. Fr. KennedyMary Okoloise
Phone Number(s) 08100800615

Sr. Elizabeth Jiwueze, SSH 08104283426
Sr. Stella Odigie, SSH - 08165009724




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