Roman Catholic Diocese of Ilorin

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Diocese of Ilorin
Dioecesis Ilorinensis
Location
Country  Nigeria
Territory Kwara State
Ecclesiastical province Ibadan
Metropolitan Archbishop of Ibadan
Coordinates 8°30′00″N 4°33′00″E / 8.50000°N 4.55000°E / 8.50000; 4.55000
Statistics
Area 32,500 km2 (12,500 sq mi)
Population
- Total
- Catholics
(as of 2004)
1,260,000
25,500 (2.0%)
Information
Denomination Roman Catholic
Rite Latin Rite
Established May 29, 1969
Cathedral Saint Joseph Cathedral in Ilorin
Current leadership
Pope Francis
Bishop Ayo-Maria Atoyebi
Map
Ilorin is located in Kwara State which is shown here in red.
Ilorin is located in Kwara State which is shown here in red.
Website
http://www.catholicdioceseofilorin.org/

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Ilorin (Latin: Ilorinen(sis)) is a diocese located in the city of Ilorin in the Ecclesiastical province of Ibadan in Nigeria.

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The Cathedral is Saint Joseph Cathedral in Ilorin, Kwara State.

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