On April 12, 2012, the Community of St Justina’s Monastery was raised to a Major Priory, in accordance with the decision of the General Chapter of Assisi 2011.
On October 29, 2022, the Major Priory of Abakaliki was erected as an Abbey , in accordance with the decision of the General Chapter of Assisi 2022.
Margaret Mary HANRON, Superior 01/05/1982 – 1997?, Prioress 31/07/1997 – 31/07/2003
Chinwe Otito KELECHUKWU, Prioress 31/07/2003 – 31/07/2009
Maureen Ndubuisi, Prioress 2009-2018
Work and Sources of Income
Altar Breads, Farm, Palm Oil and Fruit trees