Bukavu - 20th Anniversary of the death of Arch. Christophe Munzihirwa SJ
The Archbishop of the diocese of Bukavu in the Democratic Republic of Congo, Mgr Christophe Munzihirwa SJ, who raised awareness in the international community, about the conditions of the refugees in Rwanda, was assassinated in October 1996. This year we commemorate the 20th anniversary of his martyrdom. Bishop Munzihirwa raised his voice against injustice and the war that was producing millions of deaths in the Great Lakes region. Read more...