Four souls were baptized recently in Cote d’ Ivoire, a country on the southern coast of West Africa, consecrated elder Allamon Finagnon Bruno who performed the baptism confirmed. In addition, elder Allamon Finagnon Bruno said, he accepted the good news that the relevant officials of Cote d’ Ivoire were about to grant the official registration of IMS in the country.

Cote d’ Ivoire became a protectorate of France in 1843 and was consolidated as a French colony in 1893, while the independence was achieved in 1960 under the leadership of Felix Houphouȅt-Boigny who ruled the country until 1993. After a coup d’état in 1999 and two civil wars – first between 2002 and 2007, and then during 2010-2011, Republic of Cote d’ Ivoire adopted a new constitution in 2016.

Just before the baptism; a photo from the personal archive of elder Allamon Finagnon Bruno.

Written by Margarit Zhekov