Gambia - New Salesian mission opens in Kunkujang

20 November 2018

Kunkujang, Gambia - November 19, 2018 - With a Eucharistic celebration presided over by Fr José Elégdébé, Superior of the Francophone Province of West Africa (AFO), a new Salesian mission was officially opened in Gambia, in Kunkujang, at the parish "St Francis." Fr Michael Karikunnel, Superior of the Anglo-Saxon Africa Province (AFW), the Provincial Council and the Delegates of the AFO Province attended the Mass. The missionary team consists of four Salesians: Fr Piotr Wojnarowski, Poland (AFW), Fr Juan Carlos Valdiviezo, Peru (AFO), Fr Ike Peace Francis, Nigeria (AFW) and Dias Sheldon, India (AFO). The new mission was officially inaugurated on October 28th and is intended as oratory-youth center.


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