AFRICA/BURUNDI - Resignation of the Archbishop of Bujumbura and appointment of the new Archbishop

Monday, 26 March 2018

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On March 24, 2018 the Holy Father accepted the resignation of the pastoral care of the archdiocese of Bujumbura (Burundi), presented by His Exc. Mgr. Evariste Ngoyagoye. The Holy Father appointed His Exc. Mgr. Gervais Banshimiyubusa, currently Bishop of Ngozi, as Archbishop of the same Metropolitan seat. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 26/3/2018)