Province St. Joseph the Worker, Nigeria and Ghana: Priestly ordination, Solemn Profession,


On Saturday, July 21, 2012, Most Rev. Dr. Emmanuel Badejo, Bishop of Oyo Diocese, Nigeria ordained three (3) of our brothers to priesthood. They are :

Brother Dominic Okoye, O.P.

Brother Felix Udolisa, O.P.

Brother Clarence Okotie, O.P.

It was a beautiful and spirit-filled ordination ceremony attended by members of the Dominican Family,


On August 8, 2012, Solemnity of our Blessed Father Dominic, four (4) brothers: Moses Arung, Richard Odok, Clement Oloruntoba and Charles Onwuama made their Solemn Profession at the Dominican Community, Ibadan, Nigeria.


On August 28, 2012, Feast of St. Augustine, eleven (11) brothers made their Simple Vows at the Dominican Community, Ibadan, Nigeria. There are:

Bro. Matthew Achunine, O.P.
Bro. Emmanuel Adama, O.P.
Bro. Jeremiah Audu, O.P.
Bro. Charles Chibuogu,O.P.
Bro. Solomon Effiong, O.P.
Bro. Dominic Haruna, O.P.
Bro. Jude Ibe, O.P.
Bro. Elijah Irekhiafe, O.P.
Bro. Casmir Nwokolo, O.P.
Bro. Frederick Obananya, O.P.
Bro. Anthony Willie, O.P.