Maridi, 4th January 2018. The Governor of Maridi State appreciates the Catholic Diocese of Tombura-Yambio for the gifts offered to him and his office.
Africano Mande says the gifts include Bible, one laptop computer for his office and one brand new sport bike to exercise his body, Radio Anisa reports.
It is a blessing from God to receive those gifts from the Catholic Diocese of Tombura-Yambio on behalf of Maridi State Government, he notes.
Governor Mande reveals that the Catholic Diocese of Tombura-Yambio is implementing development projects in health, education and other social works in Maridi State.
Fr Ezekiel Sungerukuari, Diocesan Chancellor, says the reason is to ease the work of the governor and make it effective.
The Catholic Bishop of Tombura-Yambio Diocese with his delegation arrived in Maridi on Saturday for pastoral visit and is expected to return to Yambio this week.