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/ 6 August 2019

Bishop of London joins Bishop of Lebombo to mark historic signing of Mozambique’s peace accord

The Bishop of London, the Rt Revd and Rt Hon Dame Sarah Mullally DBE, joined the Bishop of Lebombo and the UK High Commissioner to Mozambique this afternoon to mark the historic signing of a peace accord, which hopes to offer a lasting solution to the country’s conflict.

At the British High Commission Maputo, Bishop Sarah offered her prayers for the people of Mozambique and welcomed the new accord, which encompasses a permanent end to hostilities, constitutional changes and the disarming and reintegration of Renamo fighters into the security forces or civilian life.

The partnership between the Diocese of London and Anglican Church in Angola and Mozambique is supported through the Angola London Mozambique Association (ALMA), part of the network of Companion Link Dioceses throughout the Anglican Communion.

Main image:
Adriano Nuvunga – Director, Development and Democracy Centre;
Chuma Nwokocha – Managing Director, Standard Bank;
Alex Vines- Head of Africa Programme, Chatham House;
Sarah Mullally – Bishop of London;
Alexandra Sheppard – Deputy High Commissioner;
NneNne Iwuji-Eme – British High Commissioner;
Jonas Pohlmann – DfID Governance Adviser;
Bishop Carlos Matsinhe;
Caroline Delany – Canadian High Commissioner;

Miguel de Brito – Head of Programme, Idea. International.

Images below:
Photo 2: Eamonn Mullally; Bishop Carlos Matsinhe; Bishop of London; NneNne Iwuji-Eme – British High Commissioner; Alexandra Sheppard – Deputy High Commissioner
Photo 3: Bishop Sarah welcomed by friends of ALMA and St Dunstan’s East Acton
Photo 4: Bishop Sarah commemorating Transfiguration Day at St. Stephen and Lawrence in Maputo

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