The pioneer Catholic Bishop of Zaria Diocese in Kaduna State, Most Reverend George Jonathan Dodo, is dead.
The Diocese announced his demise on Friday, July 8, 2022 in statement by the Diocesan Vice-Chancellor, Reverend Father Abraham Bisan Make.
TheFact reports that the Bishop who died in the early hours of today after a brief illness was born on April 17 in 1956.
The brief statement read, “With gratitude to God I have been directed to announce the passing unto glory of our Bishop, Most Rev. George Jonathan Dodo, the pioneer Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Zaria.
“This sad event took place in the early hours of Friday, July 8, 2022, after a brief illness.
“While we enjoin all to pray for his peaceful repose, information regarding his burial will be announced as soon as possible, the statement said.