Author Archives: Kim Siever

First district in Rwanda

Currently the Church reports three branches in Kigali, Rwanda – all of which appear likely to be included in the new Kigali Rwanda District. Currently there is no LDS presence in Rwanda outside of the capital city of Kigali. Source: … Continue reading

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New stake created in Uganda

The Church organized its third stake in Uganda on January 22nd. The Kampala Uganda South Stake was organized from a division of the Kampala Uganda Stake (renamed the Kampala Uganda North Stake). The new stake includes the following six wards … Continue reading

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Significant Developments in West Africa

There are several significant developments in West Africa in regards to the expansion of the Church in minimally reached or previously unreached areas. Source: LDS Church Growth

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Important milestone rached in Nigeria: 500 wards and branches

This is an important achievement as increases in the number of congregations strongly correlates with the expansion of the Church into previously unreached areas, greater saturation of the Church in currently reached locations, increases in active members, and local leadership … Continue reading

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New district in Cameroon

The Church organized its second district in the African nation of Cameroon on December 18th. The long-awaited Douala Cameroon District was organized with five branches – four of which previously reported directly to the Republic of Congo Brazzaville Mission. Branches … Continue reading

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New stake created Zimbabwe

The Church organized its fourth stake in Harare on December 4th. The Harare Zimbabwe East Stake was organized from a division of the Harare Zimbabwe Stake and two mission branches in the Zimbabwe Harare Mission. The new stake includes the … Continue reading

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New stake created in Nigeria

A new stake was organized in southeastern Nigeria on December 4th. The Uyo Nigeria Ibiono Stake was organized from the Ibiono Nigeria District and the Uyo Nigeria Stake. The new stakes includes the following ward and 11 branches: the Itam … Continue reading

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