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Elder Jeffrey R. Holland of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles organized the 3,000th worldwide stake of the Church in Freetown, Sierra Leone, in December 2012. The stake is the first in the West African nation and consists of eight … Continue reading
LDS Church News announced last week the area presidency assignments, including the areas that cover Africa.
Jean Lorraine Cram Griner Hutchings, 85, who served with her husband, R. Bay Hutchings, as he presided over the France Toulouse Mission from 1981–82, the Switzerland Geneva Mission from 1982–84, and the Zaire Kinshasa Mission from 1987–88, died April 8, … Continue reading
The Church has called new seventies from Zimbabwe, Nigeria, DRC, and Ghana.
During General Conference this past weekend, several area seventies were called from Africa: Edward Dube, 49, Harare, Zimbabwe Aniefiok Udo Inyon, 56, Uyo, Nigeria L. Jean Claude Mabaya, 51, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo Adeyinka A. Ojediran, 44, Lagos, Nigeria … Continue reading