Parish Priest: Revd Fr Francis Ekpo, OMI
Associate Priest Revd Fr Godwin Iorkyaa, OMI
About Christ The King's Mission, Ichwa
Christ the King Church, Ichwa was established in 1960 as an outstation of Sacred Heart Parish, Udei. When St. Mary's Parish, North Bank, Makurdi was erected in 1986, Ichwa was placed under the new Parish. From the beginning, Mass was celebrated in the community only occasionally, but from 1995, it was celebrated more regularly by different priests, permitted by Father Stephen Beba, Parish Priest of St. Mary's Parish, North Bank, Makurdi and Dean of Udei deanery, the church became a Mission of Christ the King, Ichwa on October 3rd, 2010. Father Francis Ekpo OMI is the priest-in-charge and assisted by Father Godwin Iorkyaa, OMI.