Bishop Georges Bizimana (Right), Newly Appointed Bishop of Ngonzi Diocese, Burundi and Bishop-elect Fr. Nicolas Nadju Bab (Left) of Lai Diocese in Chad.

Pope Appoints New Bishops for Dioceses in Burundi, Chad

Dec 18, 2019

Pope Francis on Tuesday, December 17 appointed Bishop Georges Bizimana who has been the coadjutor of Burundi’s Bonanza Diocese as the new Bishop of Ngonzi Diocese, located in the central part of the landlocked nation that is the meeting point between the African Great Lakes region and East Africa.

Bishops in Chad during the official presentation of their Christmas Message in Ndjamena, December 13, 2019

In Christmas Message, Bishops in Chad Decry Bad Governance, Want Selfless Leaders

Dec 17, 2019

The manner in which the north-central African nation of Chad is being governed is a cause for concern that has made the Catholic Bishops focus their collective Christmas message on the socio-political and economic challenges in their country, advocating for selfless and servant leadership.