New bishops in Tanzania, Colombia, Panama, and Malawi
October 15, 2015. Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Gabriel Mmole as bishop of Mtwara (Tanzania) and has named Joseph Mdoe in his place. He has also named George Desmond bishop of Zomba (Malawi) and Luis Albeiro Maldonado Monsalve as bishop of the diocese of Mocoa-Sibundoy (Colombia). In Panama, Pope Francis has named Edgardo Cedeño Muñoz bishop of ;Penonome.