Fr. Nelson Daniel, OSA
Born 5th April 1990 in Abuja into the family of Mr and Mrs Daniel Ghaji Hassan, my name is Nelson Kwashang Daniel. I went to Sharon Rose School Tudun Wada Jos for my Primary education, then to
St. Joseph’s College, Vom for my Secondary education.
I was admitted into the Augustinian Order in 2008 and started the Candidacy Programme after which I proceeded to the Augustinian House of Philosophy Makurdi to study Philosophy at St. Thomas Aquinas Major Seminary Makurdi and graduated in 2011. I proceeded to the Augustinian Novitiate Tudun Wada, Jos for a period of one year. My theological studies were at St. Augustine’s Major Seminary, Jos. I was ordained a Deacon 20th December 2015 at St. John’s Parish, Mutum Biu, Taraba State. My Priestly Ordination was 30th June 2016 at St. Monica’s Catholic Church, Malali Kaduna. Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church, Iwaro-Oka, Ondo State was my first appointment as a Priest and I worked there for six months. I was posted to the Augustinian Monastery, Jos as the Candidacy Master and Bursar in January 2017 till February 2020.
For my hobbies I like meditating, travelling and learning new things.