AFRICA/KENYA - Resignation of Archbishop of Mombasa and appointment of the Apostolic Administrator

Monday, 4 November 2013

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - The Holy Father, on 1 November 2013, accepted the resignation from the pastoral governance of the Archdiocese of Mombasa (Kenya), by His Exc. Mgr. Boniface Lele, in accordance with can. 401 § 2 of the Code of Canon Law and appointed His Exc. Mgr. Emmanuel Barbera, O.F.M. Cap., Bishop of the Diocese of Malindi, Apostolic Administrator sede vacante et ad nutum Sanctae Sedis of the same Archdiocese of Mombasa. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 11/04/2013)