Michael Ugwu Eneja, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Michael Ugwu Eneja

Catholic bishop

Date of Birth: 01-Jan-1919

Place of Birth: Nigeria

Date of Death: 14-Nov-2008

Profession: Catholic priest

Nationality: Nigeria

Zodiac Sign: Capricorn

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About Michael Ugwu Eneja

  • Michael Ugwu Eneja (January 1919 – November 14, 2008) was a Nigerian prelate of the Roman Catholic Church.
  • At the time of his death, he was one of the oldest Nigerian Catholic bishops. Eneja was born in Ibagwa Ani, Nigeria and was ordained a priest on July 29, 1951 from the Diocese of Enugu.
  • He was appointed bishop of the Diocese of Enugu on November 10, 1977 and received his episcopal consecration on February 28, 1978.
  • He remained bishop of the Diocese of Enugu until his retirement on November 8, 1996.
  • He died on November 14, 2008. In Nsukka there is an annual memorial lecture named after Eneja.

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