Diocese of Okigwe
|Territory||a portion of Imo State|
|Metropolitan||Archbishop of Owerri|
|Area||1,824 km2 (704 sq mi)|
- Catholics (including non-members)
|(as of 2004)|
|Established||January 24, 1981|
|Cathedral||Saint Mary’s Cathedral in Okigwe|
|Secular priests||320 (311 diocesan, 9 religious)|
|Bishop||Most Rev. Solomon Amanchukwu Amatu|
Okigwe is located in Imo State shown in red.
As at 2016, the diocese has 43 missions, 219 lay religious (33 brothers, 186 sisters), and 198 seminarians.
- January 24, 1981: Established as Diocese of Okigwe from the Diocese of Umuahia
The Cathedral is St. Mary's Cathedral in Okigwe.
- Bishops of Okigwe
- "Diocese of okigwe Nigeria". gcatholic. Retrieved 15 January 2020.
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