Apostolic prefect

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Related to Prefectures Apostolic: Apostolic prefect
(R. C. Ch.) the head of a mission, not of episcopal rank.
- Shipley.

See also: Prefect

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After reviewing previous research, he provides basic information about Nigeria, then looks in turn at the Prefectures Apostolic of Western Nigeria, Eastern Nigeria, and Northern Nigeria.