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Newletter from Africa – August 2020

Dear friends of Africa,                                                                                   August 2020             We have started a new school term and having said goodbye to the form VI students all 220 of them and have welcomed the 180 new form V scholars. Today is also the funeral of Benjamin Mkapa who was the third president of Tanzania. He was ever a […]

Newsletter from Africa – July 2020

July 2020 Dear Friends of Africa                                                                                                              The Tanzanian government declared a back to school order for the end of June and we received our final batch of students today. This has been a trying time for all of us, teachers, parents and students together. Our Headmistress Sister Evetha told me this morning that seven […]

R.I.P. + Oblate Deacon Owen Grimes Obl OSB

Our Oblate Deacon Owen John Grimes, Obl OSB passed away at the age of 82 in the New Jersey Veterans Home in Paramus, New Jersey at 10:30 p.m. on April 25, 2020 due to the infection of coronavirus. The funeral and burial rites will be arranged after discussing with the directors of the Nursing Home […]