The Archbishop of Cotonou, Monsignor Bernardin Gantin, left Dahomey on Friday, April 30, for Rome.?
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LV & SV Gantin leaves people and walks to aircraft. ( 3 shots )
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Background: The Archbishop of Cotonou, Monsignor Bernardin Gantin, left Dahomey on Friday, April 30, for Rome. He is on his way to take up the appointment - announced on March 4th - of Joint-Secretary to the Evangelical Congregation of the Vatican.
A large crowd oh his former parishioners - as well as members of the local clergy - were at Cotonou airport to see Mgr. Gantin off as he left on an Air Afrique Boeing 707.