Our Priests/Parishes

Priests on special assignment/mission

Most Rev. Dr. Martin Igwe Uzoukwu, Bishop Minna Diocese, Nigeria

Rev. Fr. Stephen Audu, Rector St. Peter the Apostle spiritual year seminary Eruku, Kwara State

Rev. Fr. Peter Olawale Olabamiji, Dean of Students St Peter the Apostle Spiritual Year Seminary Eruku

Rev. Fr. (Leut) Raphael Olajide Adelana, Nigerian Navy

Rev. Fr. (leut) Christopher Agboola, Nigerian Navy

Rev. Fr. (leut) Peter Adejinle Bandele, Nigerian Army

Rev. Fr. Matthew Afolayan, Nigerian Police Force

Fr. Frank Idayi, Principal, Divine Providence Secondary School, Osi, Kwara State

Fr. Anthony Adeola Adeoye, Principal, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Private secondary school, Oloje, Ilorin

Fr. Charles Chukwudi Agunmadu, Administrator, Our Lady of Fatima Schools, Okuta Kwara State

Fr. Lawrence Abiona, Principal St. Joseph Centenary College GRA, Ilorin

Rev. Fr. Dr. Francis Adedara, St Peter and Paul Major Seminary Ibadan

Rev. Fr. Dr. Francis Adeyemi Precious Blood Mission Ibadan

Rev. Fr. Taiye Ipinlaiye Precious Blood Missions Enugu

Ilorin diocesan priests on Mission/studies

Rev. Fr. Andrew Awotoye Rome

Rev. Fr. Taiye Obada Rome

Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Adams Rome

Rev. Fr. Jacob Kolawole  USA

Rev. Fr. John-Rita Adegboyega  USA

Rev. Fr. John Odeyemi  USA

Rev. Fr. Godwin Olugbami  USA

Rev. Fr. Solomon Farinto  USA

Rev. Fr. Gideon Olugbami  USA

Rev. Fr. Joachim Adeyemi  USA

Rev. Fr. Augustine Fasiku  CIWA Port-Harcourt

Rev. Fr. Chris Ajiboye  CIWA Port-Harcourt

Rev. Fr. Michael Onyemekwe

 

 

Deceased Priests and Deacon

Name                                                    Ordained             Died                       Buried at

Very Rev Fr. Dr Felix Ajiboye       1973                       2007                       St. Joseph’s Cathedral

Very Rev. Fr. Cosmas Aina           1994                       2012                       St. Joseph’s Cathedral

Very Rev. Fr. Francis Adeponle  1984                       2013                       St. Joseph’s Cathedral

Very Rev. Fr. Emilius Abifarin      1978                       2013                       St. Joseph’s Cathedral

Very Rev. Fr. Edmund Okere      1989                       2014                       St. Joseph’s Cathedral

Rev. Ademola Adeniran                 1978                       1978                       St. Andrew’s Oro

 

Oro Deanery

St. Cyprian’s Catholic Parish Offa

Parish priest: Rev. Fr. Anselm Pendo Lawani

Resident Priest: Rev. Fr. Dr. Joseph Awoyale

Outstations:

Sacred Heart Catholic Church Ijagbo

St. Veronica Catholic Church Inaja

Federal Polytechnic Offa Catholic Chaplaincy

St. Nicholas Catholic Naval Chaplaincy Offa

Parish Address: St. Cyprian’s Catholic Church olofa way Offa P.O.Box 665 Offa phone: 07039248005

St. Andrew’s Catholic Church Oro

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Patrick Shola Alabi

Assistant: Rev. Fr. Ezekiel Funsho Afolayan

Headquarters: St. Andrew’s Catholic Church Oro

Outstations

St. Emilius Catholic Church Ajase Ipo

Catholic Church Omupo

St. Augustine Catholic Church Iludun Oro

St. Mary’s Catholic Church Edidi

Parish Address: St. Andrew’s Catholic Church P.O.Box 33 Oro

St. Peter’s Catholic Parish Okerimi Oro

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Maria Ekundayo

Headquarters: St. Peter Catholic Church Okerimi-Oro

Outstations:

St. Michael Catholic Church Igbaja

St. Michael Catholic Church Affin Oro

St. Joseph Catholic Church Oke-Onigbin

St. James Catholic Church Buari

St. Mary Catholic Church Esie Oro

Ilala Catholic Family Church

Ayekale Catholic Family Church

Parish Address: St. Peter Catholic Church P.O.Box 21, Oro Kwara State 07066504341

St. Anthony catholic parish Omu-Aran

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Fabian Ukachi

Headquarters: St. Anthony Catholic Church Omu Aran

Outstations

St. Raphael Catholic Church Iloffa

St. Peter Catholic Church Aba Akere

St. Francis Catholic Church Kajola

St. Michael Catholic Church Igbana

Our lady of perpetual succour FGGC Omu-Aran

St. Joseph Catholic Church Aba Ilale

St. Michael Catholic Church Ayekale

St. Augustine’s Catholic Church Oko

Parish Address: St. Anthony Catholic Church P.O.Box 184, Omu-Aran 08038244808

St. Paul’s Catholic Church, Aran-orin

Parish priest: Rev Fr. John Onimisi Lawani

Headquarters: St. Paul Catholic Church Aran-orin

Outstations:

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Ipetu

St. Clement Catholic church Arandun

St. Peter Catholic Church Olomioja

St. Mary Catholic Church Olowon Ijere

St. Theresa Catholic Church Omido

St. John Catholic Church Agbonda

Parish Address: St. Paul’s Catholic Church Aran-Orin 08062745683

 

St. Joseph Catholic Parish Osi

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Clement Aina

Headquarters: St. Joseph Catholic Church Osi

Outstations:

St. Thomas Catholic Church Odo-owa

St. Patrick Catholic Church Etan

St. Vincent De Paul Obbo/Ejiu

Parish address: St. Joseph Catholic Church Osi

 

St. Michael Catholic Parish Isolo-Opin

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Okami

Headquarters: St. Michael Catholic Church Isolo-Opin

Outstations

St. Michael’s Catholic church Araromi Opin

St. Francis Catholic Church Ikerin-Opin

Parish address: St. Michael Catholic Church Ekiti LGA Kwara State 08067419339

Our lady of all Nations, Mediatrix of all Graces, Epe-Opin

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Joseph Ozioma Lawani

Headquarters: St. Peter Catholic Church Epe-Opin

Outstations:

St. Anthony Catholic Church Oke-Opin

St. Peter Catholic Church Isare Opin

St. Joseph Catholic Church Aare Opin

Parish Address: St. Peter Catholic Church Epe-Opin 07061254265

Queen of peace Catholic Parish, Ekan Nla

Parish priest: Rev. Fr. Michael Afolayan Ajayi

Headquarters: St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Ekan Meje

Outstations:

St. Patrick’s Catholic Church Ilale

The Archangel’s Catholic Church Egosi-Ile

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Ekan-Nla

Parish Address: Queen of Peace Parish Ekan, Ekan Meje P.O.Box 184, Omu-Aran 08053524801

St. Michael’s Catholic Parish Ayedun

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Francis Mario Alao

Headquarters: St. Michael’s Catholic Church Ayedun

Outstations:

St. Matthew Catholic Church Erinmope

Parish address: St. Michael’s Catholic Church Ayedun P.O.Box 184 08033799628

St. Paul’s Catholic Parish Eruku

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Patrick Adetutu

Headquarters: St. Paul’s Catholic Church Eruku

Outstations:

St. Paul’s Ejiu-Ile

St. Joseph’s Ora-Ayetoro

St. Joseph’s Ora-Ayegbaju

St. Bernard’s Obbo-ile

Parish address: St. Paul’s Catholic Church Eruku 08121508325

 

Jebba Deanery

St. Theresa’s Catholic Parish Jebba

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Cyprian Chinedu Okongwu

Assistant Priest: Rev. Fr. Aderinola Thaddeus Oluwafemi

Headquarters: St. Theresa Catholic Church Jebba

Outstations:

St. Peter’s Catholic Church Bode saadu

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church Oke-Awon

St. Martin’s Catholic Church Arobaye

St. Judes Catholic Church Iyana Share

St. Dominic’s Catholic Church Lasaki

St. John Vianney Lasaki

St. Augustine’s Catholic Church Kusa

St. Leo the great Catholic Church Aloko Laro

Holy Rosary Catholic Church Idi Isin/Ajegunle

Parish Address: St. Theresa’s Catholic Church P.O.Box 3 Jebba 08062503158

 

St. Gabriel’s Catholic Parish Lafiagi

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Shola David Ajayi

Assistant Priest: Rev. Fr. Patrick Umeaka

Headquarters: St. Gabriel’s Catholic Parish Lafiagi

Outstations:

Immaculate Conception, Gbugbu

St. Monica Catholic Church Lade

St. Peter Catholic Church Patigi

St. Augustine Catholic Church Sabo-Gada

Corpus Christi Church Zambufu

Parish Address: St. Gabriel’s Catholic Parish Lafiagi P.O.Box 10 08038219508

 

St. Paul Catholic Church Patidzuru

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Ikechukwu Nwaokenye

Headquarters: St. Paul Catholic Parish Patidzuru

Outstations:

St. Mary’s Catholic Church Share

Holy Cross Catholic Church Shonea

St. Michael’s Catholic Church Bokuni

Our Lady mediatrix of all Graces Kutokpa

St. Anthony Catholic Church Kutsomono

St. Leo’s Catholic Church Aloko Laro

Parish Address: St. Paul Catholic Parish Patidzuru 08064179079

Christ the King Catholic Parish Bacita

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Michael Oluwafemi Ajiboye

Assistant parish priest: Rev. Fr. Thomas Baba

Outstations:

St. Lawrence Catholic Church Patiko

St. Peter’s Ankor Catholic Church

St. Michael Catholic Church Daracita

Holy Name of Jesus Gunba

St. Joseph Catholic Church Kuta

St. Mary’s Osin-Ayekale

Precious Blood of Jesus Tungaburu

Divine Mercy Pole Wire

Parish Address: Christ the King Catholic Church Bacita 07031176438

 

St. Martin Catholic Church Okuta

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Charles Chukwudi Agunmadu

Assistant Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Andrew Oyekanmi

Headquarters: St. Martin Catholic Church Okuta

Outstations:

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church Kenu

St. Francis Catholic Church Ilesha

St. Michael Catholic Church Chikanda

St. Paul Catholic Church Gure

St. John the Baptist Kosubosu

St. Anthony Catholic Church Shiya

St. Andrew Catholic Church Boriya

St. James Catholic Church Sinawu

St. Lawrence Catholic Church Taberu

St. Jude Catholic Church Yakira

St. Peter Catholic Church Bukuro

St. Gregory Catholic Church Buduaik

St. Mary Catholic Church Gbage

St. Susanna Catholic Church Karonji

St. Michael Catholic Church Sofid

Catholic Mission Abaja

Catholic Mission Agurege

Parish Address: St. Martin Catholic Parish Okuta 08038313605

 

St. Bartholomew Catholic Parish Kaiama

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. John Olaniran

Headquarters: St. Bartholomew Catholic Church Kaiama

Outstations:

All Saints Catholic Church Gwaria

St. Peter’s Catholic Church Budo-Ere

St. Simon Catholic Church Gbagbesi

St. Joseph Catholic Church Camp

St. Michael’s Catholic Church Kemeji

Catholic Community Tese

Catholic Community Oga Leke

Catholic Community Moore

Catholic Community Degegi

Catholic Community Tunga Aba

Parish address: St. Bartholomew Catholic Church Tenebo Road Kaiama 08037150015

Ilorin Deanery

St. Joseph Catholic Cathedral Parish Taiwo Road Ilorin

Parish Priest: Most Rev. Dr. Ayo-Maria Atoyebi OP

Cathedral Administrator: Very Rev. Fr. James Olatunde Adeoye

Assistant Administrator: Rev. Fr. Christopher Atoyebi

Parish Address: St. Joseph Cathedral Taiwo Isale Ilorin P.O.Box 169 Ilorin, 07039248005

St. James Catholic Parish Sabo-Oke Ilorin

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Felix Okoro

Assistant Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Michael Seun Olaifa

Headquarters: St. James’ Catholic Church Sabo-Oke

Outstation:

St. John Catholic Church Apado Ilorin

Parish Address: St. James Catholic Church Ilorin P.O.Box Kabba Road, Sabo-Oke Ilorin 08034660033

Holy Family Catholic Church (SMA) Parish Gaa-Akanbi Ilorin

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Phonsie Flatley SMA

Assistant Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Bonaventure Kone SMA

Outstations:

Christ the Good Shepherd Danialu

St. Williams Catholic Church Ganmo

St. Luke’s Catholic Church Afon

Parish Address: Holy Family Catholic Church Gaa-Akanbi SMA Parish P.O.Box 6417 Ilorin 08107295720

 

St. John the Evangelist Catholic Parish, Adewole

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Pius Obinna Obikwelu

Assistant Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Dr. Martin Ajiboye

Outstation: Queen of Angels Lao, Airport Road

Parish Address: No.1 Lagos Road, Adewole Estate 08033812344

St. Mary Catholic Parish Asa-Dam

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Anthony Dayo Atoyebi

Assistant Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Philip Balogun

Outstations:

St. Paul Catholic Church Jimba Oja

St. Dominic Catholic Church Idofian

Queen Elizabeth College Ilorin

Eucharistic Heart of Jesus Model College Asa Dam

Parish Address: St. Mary Catholic Church Asa-dam Ilorin P.O.Box 5066 near Dulux paints 08037227282

St. Patrick Quasi Parish Kulende, Ilorin

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Thomas Oluwaseun Ibironke

Headquarters: St. Patrick’s Quasi Parish Kulende

Outstation:

Our Lady Mother of Mercy Catholic Church Shao

Parish Address: St. Patrick’s Quasi Parish Kulende Housing Estate Sango Ilorin 08038275627

St. Anthony Catholic Parish Fate, Ilorin

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Pius Ogunyebi

Headquarters: St. Anthony Catholic Church Fate

Outstations:

St. Bridget Catholic Church Oyun Ilorin

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church Olooru

All Saints Catholic Church Oke-Oyi

Parish Address: St. Anthony Catholic Church Fate Ilorin 08032443844

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Ralph Oludare Ajewole

Headquarters: Sacred Heart Catholic Church Ilorin

Outstation

Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church Olooru

Parish Address: Sacred Heart Catholic Church Tinu Street Akerebiata Ilorin 08035806208

Our Lady of Mount Carmel Quasi Parish Oloje

Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Dr. Patrick Uchenna Nwosu

Assistant Parish Priest: Rev. Fr. Anthony Anamonoidem Okure

Headquarters: Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Parish Oloje

Outstations

Seat of wisdom chaplaincy FGC Ogidi

Notre Dame Girls Academy Amoyo

Eucharistic Heart of Jesus Model College Asa-Dam

Parish Address: Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church Oloje P.O.Box 686 Ilorin 08051134776

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Chaplaincy Unilorin

Parish Priest: Rev Fr. Dr. Titus Aliyu CSSP

Headquarters: St Thomas Catholic Chaplaincy unilorin

Outstations:

St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Chaplaincy (mini campus)

St. Albert the Great Chaplaincy Kwara State Ploytechnic

St. Luke’s Catholic Chaplaincy University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Oke-Oyi

Parish Address: St. Thomas Aquinas chaplaincy P.O.Box 1515 University of Ilorin 08036635250

Our Lady Seat of Wisdom

Kwara State Univeristy Malete

Chaplain: Very Rev. Fr. Anthony Onoko

St. Michael’s Army Chaplaincy

Chaplain: Rev. Fr. Paul

Address: Sobi Barracks, Ilorin

St. Mary Catholic Police Chaplaincy A Division Ilorin

Very Rev. Fr. James Adeoye (Cathedral)