AFRICA/NIGERIA - Resignation and succession of Archbishop of Abuja, Nigeria

Monday, 11 November 2019

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 9 November 2019, the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the archdiocese of Abuja (Nigeria), presented by His Eminence Cardinal John Olorunfemi Onaiyekan. He is succeeded by Bishop Ignatius Ayua Kaigama, currently Coadjutor Bishop of the same Archdiocese. (SL) (Agenzia Fides, 11/11/2019)