Archbishop Onesphore Rwaje told the media on Monday that preparations to enthrone Dr. Laurant Mbanda as the next Archbishop and Primate of the Province of the Anglican Church of Rwanda were in high gears.
The colourful ceremony that will be attended by high profile religious leaders and members of the diplomatic class from Africa and beyond will take place on June10, 2018 at the Kigali Independent University campus in the capital Kigali.
“I am passionate to serve my country and will be happier to see my deeds impacting the community. I will work towards sustaining the achievements to ensure the Church continues its contribution towards social economic development in areas like education, health, social affairs, and infrastructure development,” said Archbishop-Elect Mbanda.
Dr. Mbanda, the 4th Archbishop of the Anglican Church of Rwanda has been the Bishop of Shyira Diocese. His predecessors are Augustin Ncamihigo, Emmanuel Kolini and Onesphore Rwaje.