AFRICA/TANZANIA - Resignation of Bishop of Mtwara and appointment of successor

Thursday, 15 October 2015

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 15 October 2015 the Holy Father accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the diocese of Mtwara (Tanzania), presented by Mgr. Gabriel Mmol, in accordance with can. 401 § 1 of the Code of Canon Law. The Holy Father appointed His Exc. Mgr. Titus Joseph Mdoe, titular Bishop of Baanna and Auxiliary of the Archdiocese of Dar-es-Salaam as Bishop of the Diocese of Mtwara (Tanzania). (SL) (Agenzia Fides 15/10/2015)