Diocesan Officials, Special Assignments

Dean of the Cathedral The Rt. Rev. Dr. Chukwuma Chinekezi Oparah,
Ph.D, M.A, B.A. Ed, B.Th, Dip. Th., JP
Lord Bishop, Anglican Diocese of Owerri
CATOL, Owerri
08063828572, 08036183740
Chancellor Hon. Justice (Lady) Evelyn Anyadike - 08033386117
c/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Deputy Chancellor Vacant
Registrar & Clerk Sir Chukwuma Ekomaru, SAN - 08033314725
c/o CATOL, Owerri
Deputy Registrar & Clerk Vacant
Legal Team

Barr. Kelechi Akuruka - 08035462746
c/o St. Stephen’s Anglican Church
Amankuta-Mbieri

Barr. Osita Nwanjo - 08037347839
c/o St. Mark’s Anglican Church, Idem Ogwa

Barr. Leslie Njemanze - 08033327502
c/o Christ’s Anglican Church, Owerri

Barr. Lady Chioma Emukah, Ph.D CATOL, Owerri - 08132003688

Clerical Synod Secretary Ven. Michael Amadi, M.A, PGDJ, B.A. (Hons), Dip Th.
08034551531
c/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Assistant Clerical Synod Secretary Vacant
c/o Bishop’s Office, Owerri
Lay Synod Secretary Dame Uloma Igwe, 08033172210
C/o St. James Anglican Church, Uzii, Owerri
Assistant Lay Synod Secretary Sir Uche Osoagba, 08036683085
C/o St. Stephen’s Anglican Church, Orji
Asst. Lay Synod Secretary II Prof. G. U. Nwandikom, KSC
c/o Bishop’s Office, Owerri
Administrative Asst. to the Bishop Ven. Gideon Ihenacho, 08039466717
c/o Bishop’s Office, Owerri
Administrative Secretary Sir Clifford Echendu - 08033883375
C/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Principal Accountant Ven. Japhet Nwachukwu,Ph.D, JP - 08063401993
C/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Ag. Treasurer Lady Dorothy Nwachukwu, B.Sc. - 08033407653
C/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Lay Coordinator, Men’s Ministries Sir Baldwin Onozie - 08033185761
CATOL, Owerri
Chairman Diocesan Finance/ Budget Committees Sir Israel N. Ekezie, B.A. (Hons)
c/o CATOL, Owerri
President, Women’s Ministries (MU, WG, GG, etc) Dr. (Mrs.) Chidiebere Chukwuma Oparah,
Ph.D, (Data Communications and Network)
M.Sc, (Compt. Science) B.Sc, PGDE - 08036183740,
C/o Bishop’s Court, PMB 1063, Owerri
Woman Worker Lady Amaka Mbagwu, B.A. – 07061567762
C/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Bishop’s Senior Chaplain (Special Duties) Rev. Canon Jonah Nwebo, B.A., B. Th. Dip.Th., Dip. Rel.
08035470015 C/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Bishop’s Senior Chaplain Rev. Canon Joseph Igbo, MA, B.A, Dip. Th. – 08038680805
c/o Bishop’s Court, Owerri
Asst. Bishop’s Chaplain Rev. Patrick O. Eze, M.Ed., B.Th, B.Sc.(Ed) 07030411108
c/o Bishop’s Court, Owerri
Domestic Chaplain to the Bishop Evang. Donald Okafor - 07060878041
c/o Bishop’s Court, Owerri
Lay Protocol Officer to the Bishop Sir Uche Sam Macaulay - 08166873226
c/o Bishop’s Court, Owerri
Executive Director of Education Ven. James Onyekwelibe, M.A, Ph.D. 08037107701
C/o Uzii Mission Office, 38 Mbaise Road, Owerri
Deputy Director of Education VACANT
Secretary, Diocesan Education Commission Ven. Chris Mbah, Ph.D - 08037112832
C/o Uzii Mission Office, 38 Mbaise Road, Owerri
Supervisor of Schools VACANT
Co-ordinator, Diocesan Projects & Resource Management Services Vacant
Asst. Co-ordinator, Diocesan Projects & Resource Management Vacant
c/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Director, Directorate of EFAC Ven. Simeon Duruji, Ph.D 08037106438
c/o Bishop’s Office, PMB 1063, Owerri
Director, Diocesan Directorate of Mission,
Evangelism & Continuing Ministerial Formation
Ven. Paul Nwozuzu, M.A. - 08063307914
c/o St. John’s Church, New Owerri
Director, Directorate of Prayer & Biblical Ven. Akajiaku Chukwuocha, Ph.D 08033398505
c/o St. Michael’s Anglican Church, Obinze
Chairman, Committee for Pastoral Staff Higher Education & Evaluation Prof. (Sir) Jasper Onuekwusi
C/o Bishop’s Bourne, PMB 1063, Owerri
Ag.Co-ordinator, Diocesan Medical Mission Rev. Canon Chris Mejuru
Diocesan Press Officer Sir Emma Onumah - 08035534906
C/o Bishop’s Office , PMB 1063, Owerri
Asst. Diocesan Press Officer Ven. Chukwudum Onwuka - 08037111890
C/o Bishop’s Office , PMB 1063, Owerri
President, Knights of St. Christopher Sir Chinweuba Amachi - 08036755176
c/o Bishop’s Office, P.M.B. 1063, Owerri
Diocesan Lands Officer Vacant
Acting Director, Diocesan Episcopal & Pastoral Ministry Rev. Canon Jonah Nwebo, B.Th, B.A (Ed) Dip. Th.
Acting Director, Trinity Theological College
(Owerri Study Centre)
Ven. Ferdinand Mbalisi, Ph.D - 08065961935
Holy Trinity Church, Obazu Mbieri
Medical Director, Ogwa (Mission) General Hospital, Ogwa Rev. Dr. Yadiri Ekeanyanwu - 08037447992
ACM Chaplain Rev. Canon Kingsley Uzomah 08069605280
Coordinator, Church Planting & Kingdom ExpansionBishop
Asst. Coordinator, Church Planting & Kingdom ExpansionVen. Onyinyeoma Onyeagocha
Youth ChaplainRev Canon Chris Mejuru
Chaplain, Children Evangelism Ministry (ACM)Rev. Canon Kingsley Uzomah
Chaplain, Women MinistriesRev. Canon Sam Duru, Ph.D
Chaplain, Catechists & Church Teachers Prog.Ven. Ozioma Ejiekpe
Director of Lay Ministry & Training Ven. Dr. Evans Amadi
President, Knights of St. ChristopherSir Chinweuba Amachi
Vice President, Knights of St. ChristopherSir Henry Ogojiaku
Secretary, Knights of St. ChristopherSir Godswill Nwaguma
President, Ladies of St. ChristopherLady Fina Onyekuru
Spiritual Director,& Chaplains
Knights & Ladies of St. Christopher
  1. Ven. Onyinyeoma Onyeagocha
  2. Rev. Canon Engr. Mike Arimanwa, Ph.D.
  3. Rev. Canon Joshua Onwuliri, M.A.
Editor: Christ Voice NewspaperSir Martin Ebe
Chaplain to Retired Clergy & Pastoral Ch. WorkersRev. Canon Chima Iwuchukwu
Asst. Chaplain – Retired Clergy & Pastoral Church WorkersVen. Timothy Igbokwe
Superintendent Uzii Mission CompoundVen. Dr. Obinna Oke
Directors, Transfiguration Bookshop & Church
Supplies Centre , Uzii Mission Compound, Owerri
Ven. Solomon Okoronkwo
Asst. Director, Transfiguration Bookshop & Church
Supplies Centre, Uzii Mission Compound, Owerri
Ven. Obed Nosiri
Dorcas Ministry (To Clergy & Pastoral Staff) widows
Diocesan Prison Ministry (Operation Philemon)Rev. Kingsley Njoku
Chaplain: Non Pastoral Staff ChaplaincyRev. Canon Chidi Nlemchukwu
Diocesan Commissary to Nigeria Air forceVen. (Gp Capt.) Okenwa Okoye
Nig. Air force Base, Makurdi
  • Rt. Revd. Cyril C. Okorocha, Ph.D.
  • Ven. Bertram Nwanebu
  • Ven. Emma Opara
  • Ven. Dr. Roland Maduka
  • Ven. Benjamin Nwaneri
  • Ven. Gideon Ihenacho
  • Rev. Canon Bertram Ihenacho
  • Rev. Canon Francis Umezuruike
  • Rev. Canon R.S.A. Oguzie
  • Rev. Canon Kenneth Chikere
  • Rev. Canon Boniface Nwanyanwu
  • Rev. Canon Christopher Ihejieto
  • Rev. Canon Raphael Onunwa
  • Revd. Godson Ehienulo
  • Rev. Festus Eke
  • Rev. Godwin Nwankiti
  • Rev. Innocent Mbah