AFRICA/TOGO - The Bishop of Atakpame resigns

Wednesday, 1 March 2006

Vatican City (Fides Service) - The Holy Father, Pope Benedict XVI on March 1 2006 accepted the renunciation of the pastoral government of the diocese of Atakpame (Togo), presented by Bishop Julien Mawule Kouto, in conformity with the Code of Canon Law, canon 401 § 2. (S.L.) (Agenzia Fides 1/3/2006; Righe 4; Parole 56)