Primate-elect arrives Abuja for handover activities

The Primate-elect of the Church of Nigeria Anglican Communion, The Most Rev. Henry Ndukuba, Bishop of Gombe Anglican Diocese and Archbishop of the Ecclesiastical Province of Jos has arrived Abuja, to commence handover activities and ahead of his presentation as the new Primate.
The presentation is scheduled to take place on Wednesday, March 25, 2020, at the Cathedral Church of the Advent, Life Camp, Gwarinpa, Abuja.
He was received at the Episcopal House by the Primate of all Nigeria Anglican Communion, The Most Rev. Nicholas D. Okoh and wife, Mrs. Nkasiobi Okoh, the General Secretary of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, the Venerable Dr. Paul Dajur, Directors of the Church of Nigeria, Priests of the Diocese of Abuja and the staff of the Episcopal House, Abuja.
Meanwhile, a new Bishop has been elected for the Diocese of Gombe.  He is the Rev. Canon Cletus Ajigben Tambari, Vicar of St. Joseph’s Church, Kaltungo, Gombe, Gombe State. He will replace Archboshop  Ndukuba as soon as he leaves for the new assignment in Abuja.