AFRICA/WESTERN SAHARA - Apostolic Prefect of Western Sahara resigns

Thursday, 26 February 2009

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The Holy Father Pope Benedict XVI on 25 February 2009, accepted the renunciation of the pastoral government of the Apostolic Prefecture of the Western Sahara presented by Fr. Acacio Valbuena Rodriguez, OMI, in conformity with the Code of Canon Law, canon 401 § 1. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 26/2/2009)