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August 15, 2018

Bishop Bagobiri the charismatic shepherd, Monk returns to his maker @ 60

Bishop Joseph Danlami Bagobiri

  The world stood still on the ides of March when the Chief Shepherd of Kafanchan Diocese, Most Reverend Dr  Joseph Danlami Bagobiri, MFR, was committed to mother earth having transited to heaven on  Tuesday the 27th day of February 2018. Over 100,000 mourners including about 3,000 Priests and Bishops thronged the Kafanchan Stadium on the 15th of March  to bid farewell to this Courageous and highly charismatic man of God of Southern Kaduna extraction, who also was the voice of hope, voice of the voiceless and the  voice against  the killings and persecution of northern Christians. Bishop Bagobiri, the…

Nigeria loses Catholic Bishop

Bishop Joseph Danlami Bagobiri

  The Catholic Diocese of Kafanchan Kaduna Ecclesiastical Province has announced the passing to glory of her Shepherd, Most Rev. Dr. Joseph Danlami Bagobiri in the early hours of Tuesday, 27th February, 2018. He was aged 61. Late Bishop Bagobiri was born on Nov. 8, 1957, in Jema’a Local Government Area of Kaduna State, ordained priest in June 1983 and Bishop on October 21, 1995. Meanwhile, an Administrator has been appointed for Kafanchan Diocese. He is Very Rev. Fr. Joseph Abba Biliyok. The Metropolitan Archbishop of Kaduna, Most Rev. Matthew Ndagoso announced the choice of Fr. Biliyok during a session…