Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On June 9, 2016 Cardinal Fernando Filoni, Prefect of the Congregation for the Evangelization of Peoples, appointed rev. Gilbert Ngadang, of the clergy of the diocese of Bafoussam as Rector of the "Blessed Paul VI" preparatory Seminary in the diocese of Nkongsamba, Cameroon.
The newly-elected Rector was born on June 17, 1967 in Foreke-Dschang. In 1984 he entered the minor Seminary in Bafou and in 1987 he continued his formation at the major Seminary in Bambui. He was ordained a priest on July 2, 1994 in the diocese of Bafoussam. After having carried out his pastoral ministry as assistant priest and parish priest in various parishes, from 2012 to 2015 he studied at the Faculté Notre Dame de Paris and graduated in fundamental Theology. In 2014-2015 he carried out his first year of doctoral research. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 06/09/2016)