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The Vatican Press release on the resignation of the Nigerian Bishop

The Nigerian bishop, Rev. Peter Ebere Okpaleke, who was appointed by Pope Benedict in 2012 have faced numerous opposition. Pope Francis had fiercely defended him for him to remain in Office, He has anyway resigned after a five-year, sometimes violent, standoff with some priests and worshippers who rejected him as an ethnic outsider, as the Vatican said… Read More »