“It is with great shock”: Catholic Bishops in DR Congo on Reports of Pentecost Sunday Coup Attempt

(Jude Atemanke. ACI Africa).

Members of the National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO) are shocked to hear reports of a coup attempt in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in the early hours of Pentecost Sunday, May 19.

In a statement shared with ACI Africa Tuesday, May 21, CENCO members say they “strongly” condemn the reported attack as undermining the democratic institutions of the Central African nation.

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