By Amina Hilda
Government authorities today May 14 converged at the Basilique Marie-Reine- Des-Apôtres in Yaounde, for the 8th edition of the Mass for the Nation.
The Mass presided over by Mgr Jean Mbarga, Metropolitan Archbishop of Yaoundé was celebrated under the theme “Communion of cultures”.
Present at the Mass was the Minister of State, Minister of Higher Education, Prof Jacques Fame Ndongo who represented the Prime Minister, Head of Government, Joseph Dion Ngute.
In the course of the mass, Bishop Jean Mbarga entrusted the protection of Cameroon to the Virgin Mary so that she may,” intercede with her son Jesus Christ for peace and unity in Cameroon.”
“Let us pray that our country becomes a communion of cultures,” Bishop Jean Mbarga said.