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Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa (R.E.C.O.W.A.)

International Meeting of Bishops’ Conferences

Also known as: Conférence Episcopale Régionale de l’Afrique de l’Ouest (C.E.R.A.O.) (français)

Members: Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Liberia
Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria
Conférence des Evêques de Burkina Faso et du Niger
Conférence des Evêques du Sénégal, de la Mauritanie, du Cap-Vert et de Guinée-Bissau
Conférence Episcopale de la Côte d’Ivoire
Conférence Episcopale de la Guinée
Conférence Episcopale du Bénin
Conférence Episcopale du Mali
Conférence Episcopale du Togo
Ghana Bishops’ Conference
Inter-territorial Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Gambia and Sierra Leone (ITCABIC)

Countries: Benin Benin, Burkina Faso Burkina Faso, Cape Verde Cape Verde, Cote d’Ivoire Cote d’Ivoire, Gambia Gambia, Ghana Ghana, Guinea Guinea, Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau, Liberia Liberia, Mali Mali, Mauritania Mauritania, Niger Niger, Nigeria Nigeria, Senegal Senegal, Sierra Leone Sierra Leone, Togo Togo

Address: 28 B.P. 470, Abidjan 28, Cote d’Ivoire

Phone: 22.42.46.95; 22.52.63.80

Websites: LinkLink

History


Present Officials

President (2016.02 – ...):Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama (60)Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama (60)

Metropolitan Archbishop of Jos (Nigeria)

Vice-President (2016.02 – ...):Bishop José Câmnate na Bissign (65)Bishop José Câmnate na Bissign (65)

Bishop of Bissau (Guinea-Bissau)

President of Conference of Bishops of Senegal, Mauritania, Cape Verde and Guinea-Bissau

Second Vice-President (2016.02 – ...):Bishop Alexis Touabli Youlo (58)Bishop Alexis Touabli Youlo (58)

Bishop of Agboville (Cote d’Ivoire)

Secretary General (2016.02 – ...):Fr. Joseph AkaFr. Joseph Aka

Past Officials


as of 2018.11.02

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