Sister Dennis Meets with Non-profit Organizations to Implement Child Malnutrition Initiative

From Ghana Newsroom On 4-7 June 2024, J. Anette Dennis, First Counselor in the General Relief Society Presidency of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, met with representatives from eight nonprofit organizations to develop strategies for implementing the Church’s Maternal and Child Wellbeing Initiative.  The meetings took place in...

FamilySearch Announces New Africa Website

From Ghana Newsroom FamilySearch has just introduced a new website and app specifically built to assist in doing Family History work in Africa.  Africa is one of the fastest growing areas of the church, and the purpose of the new website is to provide a simple way for members and friends to get started with their family history and for anyone...

Church Celebrates Growth in Togo at Lomé Togo Agoé Stake Conference

From Ghana Newsroom On 8-9 June 2024, the Lomé Togo Agoé Stake of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints held its semi-annual conference at the Tokoin Stake Center.  The Agoé Stake was created on 7 May 2023 and is the third stake in Togo.

School in Nigeria Receives New Sanitation Facility from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

From Ghana Newsroom On 28 May 2024, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donated a fully constructed sanitation facility to the Isiwu Junior Grammar School in Lagos, Nigeria.  A donation ceremony was held at the school in conjunction with the commemoration of the 2024 Menstrual Hygiene Day, which is observed globally on 28 May. 

Mission Leaders Meet with Traditional Rulers in Ondo State, Nigeria

From Ghana Newsroom President Frederick Olusegun Akinbo and Sister Mirian Akinbo, Mission Leaders in the Ibadan Nigeria Mission of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, recently visited, and shared gifts with traditional leaders in the Ondo State, Nigeria.  The Ondo State is located in the southwest of Nigeria.

Church of Jesus Christ Renovates Maternity Center and Surgical Wards at Hospital in Monrovia, Liberia

From Ghana Newsroom On 3 June 2024, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, donated a newly constructed maternity center and three well-equipped surgical wards to the John F. Kennedy Memorial Hospital (JFK) in Monrovia, Liberia.  The Church also donated a new neonatal ward to the hospital.  A donation ceremony was held in the conference...

Open House Celebration for New Stake Center in Port Harcourt, Nigeria

From Ghana Newsroom On 18 May 2024, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Choba, Rivers State, Nigeria, held an open house ceremony to unveil the recently constructed Port Harcourt Nigeria Choba Stake Center.  The new building located in Choba, will provide a meeting place for Choba Ward first and second wards. The Choba Stake currently...

Church of Jesus Christ Announces that Sierra Leone will Host the 2025 Strengthening Families Conference

From Ghana Newsroom In May 2024, leaders from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints met with representatives of the First Lady of Sierra Leone, Her Excellency Fatima Maada Bio, to formally invite Freetown, Sierra Leone to host the 2025 Strengthening Families Conference.  During a meeting on 30 May, Church leaders provided the first ladies...

The Church of Jesus Christ Renovates School in Paynesville, Liberia

From Ghana Newsroom On 16 May 2024, a donation ceremony was held in Paynesville, Liberia to celebrate The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donation to the Pipeline Public School.  The Church completely renovated the classroom block and provide much needed supplies for the school.  The donation ceremony took place on the campus of the...

Church of Jesus Christ Donates New Classroom Block and Sanitation Facility to High School in Accra, Ghana

From Ghana Newsroom On 31 May 2024, a donation ceremony took place at the Odorgonna Senior High School in Accra, Ghana, to celebrate the donation of a new classroom block and sanitation facility by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.  The school, located in the Awoshie section of Accra, also received 300 school desks and other su...