On 18-22 February 2019 the General Assembly of the Association of national leaders of Catholic Education in West Africa (ARNECAO) met in Ougadougou, Burkina Faso. In the reunion took part Mali, Niger, Togo, Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea Conakry, Ivory Coast, Senegal (excused) and Gambia.

3rd General Assembly of OIEC Central Africa (Libreville/ Gabon)

The member countries of OIEC Central Africa met in Gabon from 18 to 22 December. Cameroon, Gabon, Congo Brazzaville and Equatorial Guinea were represented. Chad and the CAR were missing, whose new leader is Fr. Edgard Mercier KEKET NGBANDA who replaces our dear friend Paul Guinimanguimi. During this GA, participants spoke about “Educate to fraternal[…]


At the invitation of the CSN (Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria), and Father Bernard Asogo, National Secretary of the CSN’s Committee on Catholic Education, the Secretary General attended the 3rd National Catholic Education Summit of Nigeria which was held in Abuja from 15-17 October. More than 600 participants from across the country gathered in the presence[…]

News from the Central African Republic

We received from the Secretary General of the ECAC (Associate Catholic Teaching of Central African Republic), Paul GUINIMANGUIMI, the information that the Central African Government has decided to close 32 confessional institutions in the CAR for various administrative reasons, such as : missing opening authorization, missing renewal of the opening authorization, non-compliance with closure decisions[…]

News from Camerun

“In Cameroon, we are just coming out of two national meetings, the Annual General Assembly of Cameroon Catholic secondary schools’ Directors (February, 21st-22nd 2017 in Yaoundé), whose topic was: ‘Catholic school face the challenge of integral human education’. And from February 23rd to 24th, 2017, was held the Standing Committee of Diocesan Secretaries for Catholic[…]