ANGOP - Angola Press News AgencyANGOP - Angola Press News Agency

Go to homepage



Home » News » Society

Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:07 - Updated Wed, 21 Feb 2018 15:07

Uige: Tocoista faithful flock pilgrimage site in Maquela do Zombo

Maquela do Zombo - Thousands of faithful from Tocoísta church have flocked the municipality of Maquela do Zombo, northern uige province, to mark 100th anniversary of the founder of this religious congregation, prophet Simão Gonçalves Toco.

Send by email

To share this news by email, fill out the information below and click Send


To report errors in the texts of articles published, fill out the information below and click Send

Tocoistas faithful

Photo: Lino Guimaraes

The social and spiritual activities started Sunday with the inauguration of the Mother Kibocolo Temple.

United in a single objective, the faithful are participating in moments of meditation and reflection.

The programme include inauguration of the temple by Church’s leader, Bishop Afonso Nunes.

Highlight in celebrations are the international conference on Simão Gonçalves Toco on 22 and 23 this month, with national and foreign speakers.

The agenda include visit to Zulumongo locality, where the prophet Simão Toco was born on  February 24, 1918.

Read also
  • 28/09/2018 16:38:37

    Mausoleum construction project dedicated to Simao Toco presented

    Luanda - A Construction project of Mausoleum dedicated to Simão Toco church’s founder, Prophet Simão Gonçalves Toco, in Ntaya, Maquela do Zombo, northern Uige province, was presented Friday in Luanda.

  • 03/09/2018 11:57:58

    Tocoist church celebrates 44 years of its late leader arrival in Angola

    Luanda - The bishop of the church Our Lord Jesus in the World, Dom Afonso Nunes, underlined on Sunday the importance of the August 31st for the members of this religious congregation.

  • 03/09/2018 10:56:13

    Bishop urges youth to holiness

    Muxima - Bishop of Santo Tomé, Bishop Manuel António Mendez dos Santos, on Sunday urged young people not to be afraid to accept the Word of God so that they have harmony in their homes, leave drugs and delinquency and other ills that harm society.

  • 31/08/2018 18:28:20

    Road accident claims two lives in Sanza-Pombo / Uíge road

    Uíge - At least two people were killed and three were injured following a car accident on Thursday between the municipality of Sanza-Pombo and the city of Uíge, the capital of the province with the same name.