Archdiocese of Onitsha

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ARCHDIOCESE OF ONITSHA (Archidioecesis Onitshana)

Country : Nigeria
Denomination : Roman Catholic

Established : 1889 as Apostolic Prefecture of Lower Niger
Renamed in 1920 to Apostolic Vicariate of Southern Nigeria
Renamed in 1934 to Apostolic Vicariate of Onistsha-Owerri
Renamed in 1948 to Apostolic Vicariate of Onistsha
Elevated to Archdiocese in 1950

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