Country Statistics

  • Population: 198,599,726
  • Evangelical Christians: 26.21%
  • FM Work Opened: 1989
  • Ecclesiastical Accountability: FMC-USA through Bishop Matthew Whitehead

    Pioneer Annual Conference

  • FM Churches: 24
  • FM Membership: 2,821
  • Ordained Ministers: 18
  • Ministerial Candidates: 26
  • Superintendent: Mathias Princewill Emenike

    South Central Annual Conference

  • FM Churches: 33
  • FM Membership: 4,000
  • Ordained Ministers: 17
  • Ministerial Candidates: 24
  • Superintendent: Michael Jumbo Ibanga

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• peace, unity and growth in the church
• expansion of church-planting work
• Nigeria, as a nation, in its battle against Muslim extremists Boko Haram
• development of both Enugu and Eket ministry centers as bases for regional ministry
• outreach to Fulani children and parent


Reproducible Bulletin Insert

Funding Nigeria Church Planting and Development (CPD) will help resource the following people and strategic initiatives:

Transportation, food and lodging costs for pastors studying at Wesley Evangelical School of Theology

Travel costs for superintendents as they circulate to all their churches

Assistance for the pastor and clinic nurse in Emi Woro (Kogi State) as they work among Fulani cattle herdsmen and their families