Africa - Kenyan Jesuit Fr. Victor-Luke Odhiambo killed in South Sudan
A Jesuit priest, Fr. Victor-Luke Odhiambo was killed by unknown assailants who broke into the Jesuit residence in Cueibet, South Sudan on the night of 14 November 2018. Fr. Odhiambo, originally from Kenya, was an educationist with vast experience. He previously headed a Jesuit school in Tanzania. He moved to South Sudan about ten years ago and has been involved in teacher training in Wau and Rumbek. Fr. Odhiambo was passionate about the Jesuit mission in South Sudan, and believed that education was the best way of helping the young country. The Superior General of the Society of Jesus, Fr. Arturo Sosa, addressed a letter with condolences to the Eastern Africa Provincial. Read more...