Roman Catholic Diocese of Katsina-Ala
|Diocese of Katsina-Ala
|Territory||a portion of Benue State|
|Metropolitan||Cardinal of Abuja|
|Area||6,465 km2 (2,496 sq mi)|
|Established||29 December 2012|
|Cathedral||Cathedral of St. Gerard Majella, in Katsina-Ala|
|Patron saint||Saint Gerard Majella|
|Bishop||Most Rev. Peter Iornzuul Adoboh|
|Metropolitan Archbishop||Cardinal Cardinal John Olorunfemi Onaiyekan|
Katsina-Ala is located in Benue State which is shown in red.
The Roman Catholic Diocese of Katsina-Ala (Latin: Katsinen(sis)- Alen(sis) is a diocese located in the city of Katsina-Ala in the Ecclesiastical province of Abuja in Nigeria. Created on 29 December 2012 when it was split from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Makurdi.
The Diocese is located in a portion of Benue State.
Chronology of Bishops
The diocese was established on 29 December 2012 from the Roman Catholic Diocese of Makurdi.
Official Announcement of establishment of new diocese by Vatican News