Gambia - Memorandum of understanding signed between Salesians and Banjul diocese
Banjul, Gambia - June 2019 - On 13 June, a memorandum of understanding was signed between the Salesians of Don Bosco in Gambia and the Catholic diocese of Banjul. The document was signed by Msgr. Gabriel Mendy, bishop of Banjul, and Fr José Elégbédé, Superior of the Salesian Province of Francophone West Africa (AFO). According to the established terms, the agreement will last three years and will be reviewed for another three years, before finally deciding for a longer period. The event was attended by the Vicar General of the Diocese of Banjul, Fr Anthony Sonko, the parish priest of the church "St Teresa", Fr Anthony Gabisi, and the four Salesians who make up the Salesian presence in the Gambia: Piotr Wojnarowski, Juan Carlos Valdiviezo, Peace Ike and Sheldon Dias.