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Bishop Mathieu Madega Lebouakehan of Gabon’s Mouila diocese /

“Mortgage of motherland worse than slavery,” Gabonese Bishop Cautions Political Class

As Catholics around the world entered into the second week of the new liturgical year, preparing for the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ and for his second coming, a Bishop in Gabon has, in a message of the Advent Season, made a distress call expressing concerns about the political and economic situation of the West African nation and urged citizens including the political leaders not to sell their motherland for selfish interests.