▪ During this month of March, the whole Church of Rwanda has been deeply touched by the sad event of the death of His Excellence Augustin Misgago, Bishop of Gikongoro Diocese where Kibeho is located. This sudden death occurred on the morning of 12th when he was receiving people in his office. It was he who invited Pallottine Sisters and Fathers to serve at the Shrine of Our Lady of Kibeho. He has always been a close friend and supporter of the Sisters and has shown interested in the good of their different apostolate fields.
▪ The Rwandan Church has been blessed! The Diocese of Ruhengeri, has been without a Bishop for three years, and has now received a new Bishop - His Excellencey Vincent Harolimana. It was a great festivity with many Christians, Religious, Priests and Bishops gathered to thank the Lord for this great grace.
▪ The first surgical operation was performed this month at the new of Hospital Center in Keshero, Congo The neighboring people, especially pregnant women are especially happy and grateful for this Center.
▪ Sr. Josephina D’Souza, General Councilor and Srs. Basilisa Jacob and Mariana Hai from Tanzania were joyfully received when they arrived for the Formators’ conference in Kibeho. The program, sponsored by the Pallottine Fathers, ran from 22 to 28 February and was attended by formators from all over the African continent.