Kidnapped priest released in Mali
Kidnapped on the 21st of June in Mopti in central Mali, Father Léon Dougnon was released on the 13th of July.
“The announcement was made on the Christian news site La Croix Africa, by Father Edmond Dembele, secretary general of the Episcopal Conference of Mali”, specifies the Journal du Mali .
The late Father Oscar Thera spent six years in the parish of Ségué, a commune in the Bankass circle in the Mopti region as a missionary priest, confides a source from the Catholic Church. He was also Secretary General of UCAO-UUBA ”.