APOSTOLIC ADMINISTRATOR OF THE DIOCESE

HIS GRACE
MOST REV. DR. LUCIUS IWEJURU UGORJI

The Apostolic Administrator of Ahiara Diocese is Archbishop L. I. Ugorji.  Born on 13th January, 1952, in Naze, Owerri North local government area of Imo State. He started his primary education in the North before transferring to the East, Umuahia, the capital of Abia State to be precise. It was from there that he entered the Immaculate Conception Junior Seminary in Umuahia before proceeding to Bigard Memorial Seminary Enugu for his philosophical and theological studies. He was ordained a priest on 16th of April 1977 and made a bishop on 1st July, 1990. The Roman Pontiff, Pope Francis, appointed him the Apostolic Administrator of Ahiara Diocese on 19th February, 2018.

 
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