The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Rev Paulinus Ezeokafor, says he is confident that the newly appointed Catholic Bishop of Nnewi Diocese, Most Rev Jonas Benson Okoye will succeed in his new assignment.
Bishop Ezeokafor who stated this at St. Patrick’s Catholic Cathedral Awka while congratulating the new Bishop described his appointment as a question of change of Office, as Bishop Okoye has the experience and technical know-how to make his mark.
Bishop Ezeokafor said that with Bishop Okoye’s exposure and academic qualifications and background, he would adapt easily without much difficulty, noting that they will even assist him to ensure that he succeeds in his new job.
He called on both the religious and the laity to support the new Bishop on his year of service and assured that they will continue to pray for him.
Bishop Jonas Benson Okoye before his appointment, was the Auxiliary Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Awka.