Author Archives: Makeni Webmaster

About Makeni Webmaster

I spent most of my youth in Makeni, growing up at the centre as it emerged from the bush, one building at a time. I now work in the UK as a lecturer in computer science.

June 2019 News update

Here are some news updates received in June from Bishop Andrew.  The centre continues to concentrate its efforts on improving Makeni School, and on St Nicholas Orphanage, while remaining work on the settlement projects is continuing. School Apart from news … Continue reading

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New bus launch

Bravo!! On Friday 24th May, 2019, Makeni Ecumenical Centre launched their school bus!  It was a very exciting day for both the pupils and the staff. For a long time the Centre has been thinking about procuring a school bus … Continue reading

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A Bus from Belgium!

Bishop Mukuyamba reports on the 21st of May: We had a very good Easter. I was in Petauke Parish in the Eastern Province of Zambia. It is a district 400 kilometres east of Lusaka from Thursday to Sunday afternoon. I … Continue reading

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2018 Newsletter

Dear Friends of Makeni,               Here is an update from MEC on activities in the last year.   We hear about the children at St Nicholas Child Care Facility, some of whom are preparing for … Continue reading

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