Deported Missionary to Return to Kokopo Today

“There is a lot of unfinished work that Doug needs to finish. I am happy he will be back,” Archbishop Panfilo said.

A stay order obtained from the Kokopo National Court by the Rabaul Catholic Archdiocese was summoned to the Immigration office not to deport Mr Tennent.

The immigration office refused the stay order.

Last month, the National court in Kokopo, yet again, issued another court order, demanding the immigration office to return Mr Tennent into the country within two weeks.

This afternoon, the Catholic Archdiocese of Rabaul will welcome him back to his home at Vunapope.

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