The Auxiliary Bishop of Nyundo Diocese Ngirabanyiginya Dominique has passed on. He died last night. IGIHE has learnt that he has died of natural causes.
Bishop Ngirabanyiginya was born in Kabgayi parish of Kabgayi diocese in 1937; started studies at junior seminary in 1952. He was ordained priest in 1964 and later taught at Nyundo Junior Seminary 1967.
He celebrated 75 years in 2013. At the time, the Bishop of Nyundo diocese Alexis Habiyambere who is now retired commended Bishop Ngirabanyiginya for his great work of producing many liturgical songs and demonstrated humility in his vocation.
- Bishop Ngirabanyiginya on the altar