Moses Chikwe, had Very Rev. Bishop Chikwe is the auxiliary bishop of Nigeriaâs Archdiocese of Owerri. Moses Chikwe, the auxiliary bishop of the Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri, Imo State, in Eastern Nigeria, has been kidnapped. CATHOLIC ARCHDIOCESE OF OWERRI MEET OUR PRIESTS- THE ZONAL VICARS . Dr. Mbieri Zone 4. Mbutu Okohia Zone 2. Rev Fr Reginald Egbu. Msgr. Imo State Police Command Officially Confirms The Kidnap Of The Auxilliary Bishop Of Owerri Archdiocese Bishop Moses Chikwe On Sunday. Rev Fr Kenneth Alozie. It has a population of about 900,000 Catholics and covers an expanse of 2996.27 sq km. The kidnapping of the Auxiliary Bishop of Owerri comes just a week after the abduction in the State of another Catholic religious priest, Fr Valentine Oluchukwu Ezeagu, abducted on 15 December by armed men while on his way to his fatherâs funeral. Gunmen on Monday kidnapped a Catholic Bishop, the Auxillary Bishop of Owerri Catholic Archdiocese, Moses Chike alongside his driver at the World Bank area of Owerriâ¦ The whereabouts of the Auxillary Bishop of the Owerri Catholic Diocese, Most Rev Moses Chikwe has been unknown since yesterday he went out. It has more than 115 parishes administered by 259 diocesan priests over some religious priests and about 300 catechists. Zacharia Nyantiso Samjumi said â¦ âUp to this moment, there has been no communication from the kidnappers,â Fr. Owerri Zone 6. Rev Msgr.Cyril Akalonu. Emekuku zone 1. The Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri spreads through eight local government areas of Imo S tate, the heartland of Igbo land in Eastern Nigeria. Rev Fr Stephen Egwim. The Owerri â¦ It was joy at the Sacred Heart Home, Owerri, Thursday December 19, as Owerri Archdiocesan priests and Religious marked the Golden/Silver Jubilees of their members. Bishop Moses Chikwe the well-respected Auxilliary Bishop of Owerri Diocese was kidnapped on Sunday evening alongside his driver who is unnamed.The abductors parked his car Near the Assumpta cathedral Owerri not wanting to be traced. Most Rev. CNA Staff, Dec 30, 2020 / 05:29 pm ().-Priests and parishioners in Southern California are praying for the safe return of Bishop Moses Chikwe, the auxiliary bishop of Owerri Archdiocese in â¦ On Monday, reports emerged from the Church that he has been kidnapped. Uzoagba Zone 5. The kidnapping of the Auxiliary Bishop of Owerri comes just a week after the abduction in the State of another Catholic religious priest, Fr Valentine Oluchukwu Ezeagu, abducted on 15 December by armed men while on his way to his fatherâs funeral. The priest was later released on 16 December. The 53 year-old priest was kidnapped along with his chauffeur near his residence on Sunday night, 27 December. Rev Fr Christian Eke. Rev Fr Thomas Agaziem. John Ibe â Golden jubilarian and one of the 11 [â¦] The priest was later released on 16 December. By Chris Njoku, Owerri Imo State Police Command said on Tuesday that they are on trail of the kidnappers who abducted the Auxiliary Bishop of Owerri Catholic Archdiocese, Most Rev. The Catholic Archdiocese of Owerri, Imo State, said on Tuesday the abducted auxiliary Bishop of the diocese, Moses Chikwe, is still alive and has not been killed by his abductors. The anniversary celebration, which was presided by the newly consecrated Auxiliary Bishop, Most Rev. A post by a Catholic priest who is a functionary in Assumpta Cathedral, the domain of the Catholic Church in [â¦] Ogbaku Zone 3.