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February 24,,2017Nigeria
The future is here, thanks to the training of young people

The future is here, thanks to the training of young people

In Nigeria, everything is the best: the number of inhabitants of the country which is the most populous in Africa, the strong facial features and burly physique of the people, the loud laughter of the people when they speak, the sound of drums and... More info

February 6,,2017Nigeria
Inauguration of Bosco Boys home - Ibadan

Inauguration of Bosco Boys home - Ibadan

For us Salesians, we believe that our congregation was borne not out of human invention but through Divine initiative. The play of events in the life of Don Bosco, our founder and in the founding of the Society clearly buttress this claim.

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December 20,,2016Nigeria
SYM NIGERIA 2016

SYM NIGERIA 2016

The Salesian Youth Movement congress for Nigeria was held in Akure with the theme: “Let us Adventure in the Spirit Together with Jesus”. It started on the afternoon of 15th of December 2016, with participants from different communities... More info

December 12,,2016Nigeria
'To experience the merciful gaze of God': a missionary experience

"To experience the merciful gaze of God": a missionary experience

Fr Jorge Crisafulli is a Salesian from Argentina who has been a missionary in Africa for 20 years. In this story, full of simplicity, he relates a beautiful message of missionary service: it all happened in a market in Nigeria, in the street, a few... More info

October 31,,2016Nigeria
Conference of the Provinces and Vice-Provinces of the Africa-Madagascar Region

Conference of the Provinces and Vice-Provinces of the Africa-Madagascar Region

The Fifteenth Conference of the Provinces and Vice-Provinces of the Africa-Madagascar Region (CIVAM) took place from 17 to 23 October. It was chaired by the Regional Councillor Fr Américo Chaquisse. Among those present were Fr Guillermo... More info

August 8,,2016Nigeria

20 years of Holiday camps in Nigeria

When the youth Centre building with three floors was opened in Akure in 1996, it was a bold statement by the Salesian community on the priority of investing seriously on non-formal but structured youth ministry. With the technical school and... More info

March 18,,2016Nigeria

Sts Callistus Caravario and Louis Versiglia Community Ibadan celebrates the feast of St. John Bosco

Indeed 1st of February 2016 was a day filled with joy in Sts Callistus Caravario and Louis Versiglia Community Ibadan as she celebrated the feast of St. John Bosco with the students and staff of Don Bosco Institute of Philosophy. The... More info

March 18,,2016Nigeria
National Assembly of Confreres of the Nigeria delegation

National Assembly of Confreres of the Nigeria delegation

It was indeed a moment of grace and celebration for the Salesians working in Nigeria to come together to respond to the call of the congregation in re-shaping and re-signifying of the Salesian mission. This coming together of confreres was also in... More info

March 17,,2016Nigeria
Annual Pastoral Cathedraticum, Ondo deanery 1

Annual Pastoral Cathedraticum, Ondo deanery 1

Cathedraticum as a word derives its meaning from ‘Cathedra’, a Latin word for the Bishop’s chair as the leader of the diocese. Annually, the people of God gather to give their support to the Bishop, and that support is what is... More info

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