28th JUNE 2023
KCCB North Rift Peace Initiative was today launched at St. John Pastoral Centre, Catholic Diocese of Eldoret. This initiative by the KCCB is meant to bring a long lasting peace to the troubled North Rift Region. The participating dioceses were: Catholic Dioceses of Eldoret, Kitale, Lodwar, Maralal, Nakuru and Nyahururu.
The event started by celebration of the Holy Mass and the main celebrant was Rt. Rev Joseph Mbatia, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Nyahururu.
The launch of the peace initiative started by brief of the North Rift Peace Initiative by Rev. Fr. Ferdinand Lugonzo, General Secretary, KCCB General Secretariat followed by testimonies including reformists and later a message from the CJPD chair Rt. Rev. John Oballa Owaa then finally the launching of the North Rift Peace Initiative.
The Catholic Diocese of Maralal was represented by Rt. Rev. Hieronymus Joya, Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Maralal and Mr. Daniel Wang’ombe, Director CJPD Office.
Omnia Vincit Amor.