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Catholic Diocese of Makurdi

 

Organizations and Societies

Makurdi Catholic Diocesan Laity Council (MCDLC)

Chaplain:  Revd Fr. Stephen Ishor

Chairman: Mr. Daniel T. Kwaghza

Secretary: Bro. Andrew T. Njie

 

Catholic Women Organization (CWO)

President: Mrs. Christiana Mayange

Secretary: Mrs. Yisa Veronica

Chaplain:  Revd Fr Titus Igyeseh

 

Catholic Men Organization (CMO)

President: Surv. Nicholas I. Aver

Secretary: Kenneth Poor

Chaplain:Revd Fr James Akpagher

 

Catholic Biblical Movement of Nigeria (CBMN),Tiv Section

Leader: Iorkosu Emmanuel Igbaver

Secretary: Elvis Orluga

Chaplain: Revd Fr D. Ugema

 

Catholic Biblical Movement of Nigeria (CBMN), English Section

Leader: Paul Shimadoo Mtswenem

Secretary: Valentine Onazi

Chaplain: Revd Fr Donatus Ugema

 

Block Rosary Crusade

President: Bro Raphael Ezeugwu

Secretary: Bro Michael Edache

Chaplain: Revd Fr Cyril Akuh

Catholic Youth Organisation of Nigeria (CYON)

President: Collins A. Ortese

Secretary: James S. Akpe

Chaplain: Revd Fr William Shom

 

Young Catholic Students of Nigeria (YCSN)

President: Charles Bem Dekaa

Secretary:  Thomas Agba

Chaplain: Revd Fr Yugh Patrick

 

Young Catholic Students Alumni

President: Engr. Emmanuel Aer

Secretary: Yugh Sandra Mlumun

Chaplain: Revd Fr. Yugh Patrick

 

Association of Sacred Heart & Immaculate Heart of Mary

Chaplain: Revd Fr John Asen

President: Sis. Catherine Akohol

Sec.: Bro. Dominic Vande Guma

 

Association of Papal Knights And Medalists In Nigeria Makurdi

Chaplain:

Revd Fr Philip Tersoo Gbishe

President:

Sir Emmanuel Akor Ikpam, KSS, KSM, Ph.D

Secretary General: Sir Dominic Fada Antsah, KSS, ARHD

 

Knights of St. Mulumba (KSM)

Sub-Councils:  Makurdi

Spiritual Director:

Revd Fr

GK: Bro Vincent Uji

LSM President: Lady Hilda Uji

St. Theresa's

Spiritual Director:

Revd Fr

GK: Bro. Vincent Aondoakaa

LSM President:Lady Hanatu Ullam

 

OLPHC, Makurdi

Spiritual Director:

GK: Bro. Emmanuel Sende

LSM President: Lady Scholastica Ikpam

 

St. Joseph’s Nyiman

Spiritual Director:

Revd Fr. Michael Akura

GK: Bro. (Dr.) Alex Shaahu

LSM President: Lady Veronica Eije

 

Knights of St. John International (KSJI)

Makurdi Grand Commandery

Grand President:

Col. Simon Aondoana

Spiritual Director:

 

Second Regiment

Regimental Commander:

Col. Dominic Ode

Spiritual Director:

Revd Adolphus Ikuluke

 

District 40

District Commander:

Maj. Cletus Tyoikyaa

Spiritual Director: Revd Fr Cosmas Jooli

 

District 42

District Commander:

Maj. Joseph Andzenge

Spiritual Director: Revd Fr Utile Philip

 

Commandery No. 486

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Makurdi

Spiritual Adviser: Fr Henry Torlumun

Worthy President:

Capt. Emmanuel. Usa

 

Commandery No. 591   

SS Peter and Paul, Aliade

Spiritual Adviser:

Revd Revd Fr. Mark Ugbudu

 

Worthy President:

Sir Thomas Ikyuior

      

Commandary No. 674

St Mary's North Bank, Makurdi

Spiritual Adviser:

Revd Fr Thaddeus Chia

Worthy President:

Capt. D. Kpengwa

 

Knights and Ladies of Columbus (KofC)

Chaplain: Revd Fr. Pius Ajiki

President: Sir Mike Jukwe,KSS, KofC

 

Catholic Corpers Association

Chaplain: 

Revd Fr Jude Ortese, CSsp

 

Prison Chaplaincy

Benue State Command, Mkd

Chaplain: Revd Fr Peter Aduaka, VC

 

Police Chaplaincy

Benue State Police Command Headquarters, Makurdi

Chaplain:

Revd Fr. Pius Onyero

Onwuegbuzie, DSP

Phone: 08034924277

E-mail: rev_rosarire@yahoo.com

 

Immaculate Conception Commitium, Legion of Mary

President:  Bro James Suswam

Secretary:  Bro Tyobee Solomon

 

Pro-life Association of Nigeria

President:  Sir Moses Ugye, KSM

Secretary: Mrs. Margaret Gwebe

 

St  Jude Thaddeus Society

Chaplain: Revd Fr Japhet Asaki

President:  Mrs. Theresa Bai

Secretary:  Mr. Edward Afensu

 

Confraternity of the Most

Holy Rosary (CMHR)

Chaplain:  Revd Fr Uvihi Victor

President: Bro Cletus Dekaan

Secretary: Bro Martin Iornongu

 

Confraternity of the Brown Scapular

Chaplain:  Revd Fr. Uvihi Victor

President:  David Shishi

Dic/Administrator: Pius A. Girgir

Secretary:  Bro.

 

English Diocesan Central Choir

Chaplain:  Revd Fr. James Utav

TECHNICAL TEAM

Choir master: Bro. Fabian Yabo Music Director:

Sir John O. Onaivi, KSM, KSS

ADMINISTRATIVE TEAM

Chairman: Theophilus T. Igba

Secretary: Ephraim Chigba

 

Diocesan Tiv Catholic Choir

Chairman:

Revd Fr Felix M. Nyinya

Senior Choir Director:

Sir Joseph Orya (KSJI)

Secretary: Mrs. Helen Apel

 

Catholic Charismatic Renewal of Nigeria (CCRN)

Diocesan Service Team:

Chaplain: 

Revd Fr. Adolphus Ikuluke

Chairman: Bro. Favour Dennis Ogegu

Secretary:  Bro. Innocent Yina

 

Holy Family Society (HFS)

President: Eugenia Philip Tyowua Bull

Secretary: Comfort Moses Orkoh

Chaplain: Revd Fr Akula Michael

 

The Pius Union of St. Rita of Cascia

Coordinator: Bro. Matthew Atoo

Secretary: Sis Ann Angya

Chaplain: Revd Fr John Agbo  OSA

 

Catholic Ministry of Hospitality

Chaplain: Revd Fr James Bature

Phone: 07036677382

President: Mrs. M. Iyorember, LSM

Phone: 08035098625

Secretary: Mr. Edward Amo

Phone: 08174257456

 

Association of Mary Queen of All Hearts

Coordinator:

Cate. Michael-Mary Shawon

Chaplain:

Revd Fr Samuel-Mary L. Bito

 

 

Guild of St. Anthony of Padua

Chaplain: Rev Fr James Utav

President: Helen Ekah

Secretary: Justina Mbah

 

Catholic Workers Volunteer Force

Director: Elias Ekpiri

Secretary: William Ikurav

Chaplain: Revd Fr Godwin Tyagher 

 

Society of St. Vincent De Paul

Patron: Bem Shenge, KSJI

President: Terwase R. Hingah, JP

Secretary: Terdoo Mimi Abenga

Spiritual Director:

 

Purgatorian Society

President:Purg.Cajetan Chibueze

Secretary: Purg. Stephen Igbo

Chaplain: Fr. Ekpo Francis, omi

 

Catholic Corps of Nigeria

Chaplain: Revd Fr James Bature

President:Col. Kwaghza Daniel T.

Secretary:Maj. Augustine Torough

 

Immaculate Heart of Mary Apparitions Prayer Ground

Revd Fr Theophilus Hwande, VC

 

Apostolate of the Holy Cross

Chaplain: Revd Fr John Agbo, OSA

 

Movement of Marian Priests

Chaplain: Revd Fr

 

Parents of Priests Association

Revd Fr Akumba Gabriel, CSsp

Divine Mercy Society

Tiv Group

Chaplain: Revd Fr. Utile Philip

Promoter: Roseline Agabo, JP

President: Philomina Ajir

Secretary: Christopher Shom

 

Ss Peter and Paul Society

Chaplain: Revd Fr Gabriel Udu

President:

Secretary:

 

Vigilante Group

Chaplain: Revd Fr Richard Igyor

 

Igala Christian Community

Chaplain: Revd Fr Julius Ogwu

President:

Secretary:

 

Zumun Ta Mata

Chaplain: Fr Boniface Achabo

 

Altar Servers Association   

Chaplain: Revd Fr Cyprian Iorsuur

President: Iornongu Thomas

Secretary: Atebiam Veronica

 

Diocesan Catholic Catechists Association

President: Akawe Michael

Secretary: Kwaghtavern Geoffrey

 

Diocesan Church Leaders

President: Ukol Godwin

Secretary: Kyibough Samuel