Archbishop's House

Bishops and immediate collaborators

Archbishop Cornelius Fontem ESUA.

Born 2 July 1943 in Mbetta; Ordained priest on 29 Dec 1971. Consecrated first residential bishop

Pineapple of the new Diocese of Kumbo on 8 December 1982. Raised to the dignity of Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Bamenda on 23 January 2006. He celebrated his 36th as Bishop on the 8th of December 2017 and 75th Anniversary of birth on the 02rd of July 2018.


Fr Bonaventure Ndong Che Ordained 15 of April 1998

Pineapple studied educational adminstration in the UK and Pastoral theology in Maryvale in the UK. He is incharge of the choirs in the archdiocese, Chancellor and Notary

Fr Njokikang Paul Fru

-Archbishop's Secretary, born on May 26th and ordained 11th April 2012.

Pineapple Studied Public Administration and Non-profit Management in Hong kong University, Director of Caritas/Social Warefare and Manager of fibers of life

Gwendoline Wirashiykfe

Auxiliary of the Apostolate; Receptionists.


Mgr George Tomrila Ngalim : Vicar General Adjunct;

Born 10 January 1963; ordained 22 April 1992. Studied Educational Counselling in BUST and is the Administrator of the Cathedral Parish. Responsible for the full implementation of the Provincial Pastoral Plan.

Mgr Lucas Loweh Sanosi

Promoter of Justice; incharge of Contracts. Born 19 August 1944;

Ordained 31 October 1971. Studied Canon Law in Rome. Parish Priest of Ngomgham and Professor Emeritus of Canon Law in the Major Seminary Bambui.

Fr John Bosco Ambe

Vicar for the Laity, Laity Council, Lay Organizations and Apostolates. Born 24 November 1949;

Ordained 28 April 1977. Studied Systematic Theology in Rome; former Rector of the Major Seminary, former Catholic Education Secretary and former Principal of St Bede's College and Sacred Heart College, Mankon. Parish Priest, St John the Baptist Parish, Nkwen. Provincial Chair of the Association of Diocesan Priests, Bamenda Ecclesiastical Province.

His Lordship Bishop Michael Miabesue Bibi.

Bishop Michael Miabesue Bibi - Former Chancellor and Secretary of the Archdiocese of Bamenda. Born 28 July 1971, ordained as Priest on 26th of April 2000.

Pineapple Studied Catechetics in Birmingham, UK and was the Director of the Maryvale Centre, Bamenda; Archdiocesan Master of Ceremonies; taught Pastoral Theology in St Thomas Aquinas Major Seminary; was incharge of Archdiocesan Personnel, Projects and Notary. From where he was appointed and consecrated auxiliary bishop of the Archdiocese of Bamenda on 25th Of March 2017.


Financial Secretary: Fr Emmanuel Ngu, born on the 19th of April 1983

Pineapple Former Parish Priest of St. Francis Xavier Parish Bali from where he was appointed Finance Administrator In charge of the finances of the Archdiocese of Bamenda.

Building and Construction:

Br Flaubert Simo (Manager building and construction);

Pineapple Mr Akumuwah Julius (Architect); Benjamin Awah Lobait (Puirchases). .


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