Name: John Onaiyekan
Date of Birth: 1/29/1944
Place of Birth: Kabba, Nigeria
Current Position: Archbishop of Abuja
Current Location: Abuja
Pro: Has held a wide variety of positions, from pastoral to academic to curial; calm voice who is known as a reconciler and healer; understands both the developed and developing worlds. Has been involved as a mediator and observer in numerous local crises.
Con: Largely unknown on the international scene. Lacks a “name” presence of some of the other candidates. His current name appears unpronounceable which may hinder his chance at receiving a vote.