The Lutheran Church of Nigeria (LCN)

The LCN started in 1936 in the rural Ibesikpo clan with the late Rev. Dr. Jonathan Udo Ekong as the pioneering father. It has grown from 16 initial congregations to 339 congregations in 38 districts. We work in 15 states of Nigeria and in a dozen different languages with our unifying language being English.

Contact Information: Profile:
The Lutheran Church of Nigeria Districts: 38
Obot Idim-Ibeskipo Asutan Congregations: 339
Akwa Ibom State Baptized Members: 80,000+
Nigeria Communicant Members: 50,000
WEST AFRICA Active Pastors: 72
Phone: 234-806-255-6675
President: The Most Rev. Christian Ekong, Archbishop

Seminary- view

  • Jonathan Ekong Memorial Lutheran Seminary