Official opening of Bakhita Empowerment Centre in Lagos takes place

bakhita 250x25025 APR, 2019. The Bakhita Empowerment Centre in Lagos, Nigeria, was officially opened last month, for the rehabilitation of survivors of human trafficking.

Ghanaian sister joins Dawhan Mission in Ethiopia

naomi 250x25025 APR, 2019. Naomi Nkrumah SSL is the newest sister on mission in Dawhan, Ethiopia. On February 17, 2019, she left Accra, Ghana, and embarked on her journey to Dawhan, via Addis Ababa, and Mekelle. Along the way, she marveled at the beauty of the landscape and the treachery of the terrain.

Blessing of new SSL community in Savè, Republic of Benin

blessing of Save 250x25028 MAR, 2019. God has blessed the Institute of the Sisters of St Louis with a new community in the city of Savè, Republic of Benin. Opened and blessed on February 19, 2019, the long-awaited community is part of the Nigeria Province, with Constance Dibie SSL and Theresa Peter Sheyin SSL having been missioned there from Nigeria.

SSL participate in HIV/AIDS conference in Goiânia, Brazil

brazil hiv conference 250x25028 MAR, 2019. Elenice Natal de Lima SSL, Margaret Hosty SSL and SSL Associate, Suely Marinho, took part in a special HIV/AIDS conference at AAVE headquarters in the city of Goiânia, Brazil last month. The main objective of the conference was to formulate proposals which would contribute to the improvement of the National Health System.

Revised Kavanagh book published by Sr Úna Agnew

kavanagh1 250x2506 MAR, 2019. The revised and expanded 20th anniversary edition of Sr Úna Agnew’s book The Mystical Imagination of Patrick Kavanagh, A Buttonhole in Heaven, was published on February 28, 2019.

SSL speak at International Conference on Human Trafficking

patriciaebegbulem 250x25028 FEB, 2019. Patricia Ebegbulem SSL from our Nigeria region presented two papers at a recent International Conference on Human Trafficking in Palermo, Italy.