Bishop John Wesley Yohanna

Welcome to the Nigeria Episcopal Area of The United Methodist Church, where we believe in making and nurturing disciples of Jesus Christ for the transformation of the world.

The Nigeria Episcopal Area has four Annual Conferences; Southern Nigeria Annual Conference headquarters in Jalingo, Northern Nigeria Annual Conference headquarters in Gwandum, Central Nigeria Annual Conference Headquarters Bambur and North East Nigeria Annual Conference Headquarters Karim Maunde. There are more than one million members of the United Methodist Church Nigeria across 52 districts, 900 local charges and about 182 preaching centers. The people of the Nigeria Episcopal Area all come from varied backgrounds and have unique life experiences but we are drawn together to follow Jesus – disciples making disciples. You are welcome to be part of us or partner with us.

Bishop John Wesley Yohanna the leader of the Episcopal Area welcomes you to this website in the name of God the Father, Son and the Holy Spirit.

Episcopal Area Office:
Located in Jalingo Taraba State, Nigeria. If you need to contact us you can call +2347030480219 or send an email to Thank you for visiting this website.