Hyacinth Alia: Wiki, Bio, Age, News, Catholic, Net Worth, Elections

Hyacinth Alia: Wiki, Bio, Age, News, Catholic, Net Worth, Elections, Nationality, Ethnicity, Parents, Siblings, Education, Church, Wife, Children: Hyacinth Alia is a Nigerian Citizen who was previously a catholic clerk and is currently the winner of the position of Governor-Elect of Benue State. He is a well-known politician. In his maiden speech, he said that even though he is not the most qualified person to lead the state, it is God who has bestowed upon him the opportunity to lead. He defeated Titus Uba of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, and Herman Hembe of the Labour Party to emerge as the winner and is a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC. He is going to assume office on 29th May 2023. Keep reading this article to know more about his life and other personal details.

Hyacinth Alia

Hyacinth Alia Birthday, Age, Zodiac, Birthplace

Hyacinth is a well-known politician who is also closely related to the Church, as he is a Catholic Clerk. He was born on May 14th, in the year 1966. Alia is currently 56 years old and will soon turn 57 on May 14th, 2023. He was born and raised in Mbangur, Mbadede, Vandeikya, Benue State. Born on 14th May, his Sun sign or Zodiac sign is Taurus.

Hyacinth Alia Parents, Siblings, Education

Hyacinth was born to his parents in Mbangur, Mbadede, Vandeikya, Benue State in Nigeria. Despite his popularity, he has kept his family life private. Hence, we do not know the name of his parents, their professions, and whether he has any siblings or not. But from his appearance, it appears that his parents were also Nigerian by birth and not immigrants. He finished his primary schooling at  St. Francis Primary school, and later joined the St. James Minor Seminary to begin his religious career and also studied at study at St. Augustine’s Major Seminary, Jos.

Alia’s interest in religion might be something he inherited from his parents or other family members, or it was a personal choice. He moved further with his education in the Religious field, and a diploma in Religious Studies, a Bachelor of Arts in Sacred Theology, and a master’s in Religious Education at Fordham University. Apart from that, he has a doctorate degree in Biomedical Ethics from Duquesne University, Pennsylvania.

Hyacinth Alia

Hyacinth Alia Church, Elections, News

Hyacinth was involved with religious studies all his life and even went for higher studies in the subject. On 7th July 1990, he was ordained a Catholic Priest by Bishop Athanasius Atule Usuh of Makurdi Catholic Diocese. As a priest, he became famous for healing the sick and exorcising demons. Due to his extensive education, he was appointed as the director of pastoral services, at Catholic Health Services, North Campus Lauderdale Lakes, Florida, where he oversaw five full-time contract chaplains and coordinated the ethics advisory committee.

He was also the parochial vicar at the Immaculate Conception Parish, Astoria, and Our Lady of the Cenacle Parish, Richmond Hill, both in New York, and later returned to Nigeria to work as a parochial vicar at St John’s Parish, Gboko, Benue and subsequently the assistant cathedral administrator at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Cathedral Makurdi, Benue’s capital. However, the reverend became so popular that his presence in Politics became inevitable.

Soon he became a member of the All Progressives Congress, APC. He recently won the section against strong opponents like Titus Uba of the Peoples Democratic Party PDP, and Herman Hembe of the Labour Party and is currently the Governor-elect of Benue State. He is going to assume office on 29th May 2023.

Hyacinth Alia

Hyacinth Alia Wife, Height, Weight, Net Worth

Hyacinth is a catholic priest and leads a life of abstinence and Perseverance. He has dedicated his life to the service of God and as such he is not married, nor was he ever involved in any romantic relationship. He is never going to marry and have children of his own. Alia is 5 feet 7 inches tall which is equivalent to 1.75 meters or 175 centimeters. His weight and other body measurements are not known at this moment. His net worth can be estimated to be 4 million dollars.

Here is a full bio of Hyacinth Alia, his age, birthday, birthplace, zodiac, nationality, ethnicity, religion, caste, address, parents, father, mother, siblings, sister, brother, relationship status, girlfriend, wife, children, career, hobbies, height, weight, body measurements, eye color, hair color, nickname, net worth and more.

Hyacinth Alia Information Table

Name Hyacinth Lormem Alia
Nickname N/A
Gender Male
Profession Catholic Priest, Politician
Height (approx.) in centimeters – 175cm

meters – 1.75m

feet inches – 5ft 7in

Weight (approx.) N/A
Figure Measurements Not Available
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Date of Birth 14 May 1966
Age (as of 2023) 56 years
Birth Place Mbangur, Mbadede, Vandeikya, Benue State, Nigeria
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Taurus
Nationality Nigerian
Hometown Mbangur, Mbadede
School  St. Francis Primary school, St. James Minor Seminary and

St. Augustine’s Major Seminary

College/University Fordham University

Duquesne University

Educational Qualification Doctorate
Religion Christianity
Ethnicity Mixed
Caste Not Available
Address Nigeria
Hobbies/Interests Reading books
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends/Girlfriends Not Available
Sexuality Straight
Parents N/A
Siblings N/A
Husband/Wife/Spouse N/A
Children N/A
Net Worth $4 million

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Lesser Known Facts About the Politician

  • He is going to succeed Samuel Ortom as the new Governor-elect of Benue State.
  • He polled a total of 473,933 votes.
  • He helped a lot of the sick get healed with a sprinkle of his Holy Water. Most of these were people with mental illnesses, physical challenges, spiritual attacks, and those seeking favors.
  • After, his involvement with Politics he was barred from Public Ministry as it was against the rules that a priest needs to follow by.
  • His healing powers raised several eyebrows and a priest from the Vatican was sent to test his abilities. The priest later confirmed that he surely has a gift and is it was not a bluff.

FAQs on Hyacinth

1)How old is he?

He is currently 56 years old.

2)Is it true that he can heal people with a sprinkle of his Holy Water?

Yes, he has some sort of a gift because of which he can heal people with a sprinkle of holy Water, mostly people with mental diseases and physically challenged people.

3)Who is going to be the First Lady?

Upon his assumption to the office, the position of the First Lady will remain Blank as he is not going to marry ever as an oath to his priesthood.

4)What party does he belong to?

he belongs to the All Progressive Congress party.

5)What is his net worth?

His net worth is currently 4 million dollars.


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