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EAB PRESS 050406-1
April 6, 2005

[EAB Press - Burundi] A Provincial Synod was held 16-17th March 2005, at which some new initiatives were agreed.

The name, Episcopal Church of Burundi, is to be changed to the Anglican Church of Burundi.

Muyinga diocese is to be created from part of Gitega diocese making a sixth diocese.

A new constitution was accepted. It was the last Synod to be presided over by Archbishop Samuel Ndayisenga before his retirement later this year.