AFRICA/ANGOLA - Resignation of the Bishop of Viana and appointment of successor

Tuesday, 12 February 2019

Vatican City (Agenzia Fides) - On 11 February 2019 the Holy Father Francis accepted the resignation from the pastoral care of the diocese of Viana, Angola, presented by H.E. Msgr. Joaquim Ferreira Lopes, O.F.M. Cap.
The Pope appointed H.E. Msgr. Emílio Sumbelelo, currently Bishop of Uíje, as Bishop of Viana, Angola. (SL) (Agenzia Fides 12/2/2019)