Posthumous Doctor McGarry

April 13, 2010 in General, News

cmcg_01On the occasion of the celebrations of the 25th anniversary of the foundation of the Catholic University of Eastern Africa, Nairobi in 1984, Father Orobator, Provincial of Eastern Africa, received from the university’s Chancellor, a diploma posthumously granting Father Cecil McGarry a Doctor of Philosophy, Honoris Causa in recognition of his many services given to the Association of Members of the Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA), the Catholic Church in Kenya and the university. Father McGarry died on the 24th November 2009; he was one of the founders of Hekima College, the pan-African Jesuit Theologate in Nairobi.