Catholic Bishops re-elect Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu as President of the ZCCB


Lusaka Catholic Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu
Lusaka Catholic Archbishop Telesphore Mpundu at a media

The Zambia Catholic Bishops in Zambia have re-elected
Archbishop Telesphore George Mpundu as President of the
Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops.

Archbishop Mpundu was re-elected during the ZCCB Plenary
Meeting held from 6th to 11th November 2017 at Kapingila ZCCB
House in Lusaka.

Rt Rev. George Lungu of Chipata Diocese is the new ZCCB Vice
President taking over from Bishop Alick Banda of Ndola

Other Bishops elected to the ZCCB Executive Board are: Most
Rev. Ignatius Chama of Kasama Archdiocese, Rt Rev. Alick
Banda of Ndola Diocese, Rt Rev. Evans Chinyama Chinyemba,
OMI, of Mongu Diocese, while Rt Rev. Charles Kasonde of
Solwezi Diocese is the alternative member.

The ZCCB Conference consists of 11 Diocesan Bishops and one
Auxiliary Bishop who are in charge of all catholic dioceses
in Zambia.