Dear Friends,

Peace! His Holiness Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of His Grace Archbishop Matthias Nketsiah of Cape Coast and has appointed His Grace Most Rev. Charles Palmer-Buckle as the new Archbishop of the Archdiocese of Cape Coast.

The news was released in a Press Communique from the Apostolic Nunciature by His Excellency Most Rev. Jean Marie Speich, the Apostolic Nuncio on Friday, 11th May 2018 and announced at the National Catholic Secretariat by Very Rev. Fr. Lazarus Anondee, the Secretary General. The official Press Communique is attached below.

This announcement is to be made by the priest himself in all parishes/churches throughout the entire Archdiocese of Accra tomorrow, Sunday, 13th May 2018 at all Masses.

Let us pray for Archbishop Charles Palmer-Buckle. Let us pray for the Catholic Archdiocese of Accra. May God bless us and guide us in the days ahead. Amen.


​Fr. ​Anthony Agnes ADU-MENSAH,


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