Category Archives: Stakes & Districts

New stakes created in Ghana, Nigeria, and Sierra Leone; New districts created in Côte d’Ivoire and Sierra Leone

Ghana The Church organized a new stake in Ghana on June 25th. The Koforidua Ghana Stake was created from the the Koforidua Ghana District. The new stake includes the following seven wards and four branches: the Adweso, Asokore, Effiduase, Koforidua … Continue reading

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First branch created in Guinea

Yesterday, the Church organized its first official branch in the West African country of Guinea. The Conakry Branch was created and the new branch was assigned to the Sierra Leone Freetown Mission. Source: LDS Church Growth

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Significant LDS Developments in Mali

Local members in Mali report several significant LDS developments in Mali. The Church has appeared to obtain official government registration in Mali. The first branch in Mali will be organized in the capital city, Bamako, on June 26th under the … Continue reading

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New district created in Côte d’Ivoire

A new district was organized in Cote d’Ivoire on April 23rd. The Akoupé Cote d’Ivoire District was organized from a division of the Adzope Cote d’Ivoire District. The new district appears to include the following four branches: the Affrey 1st, … Continue reading

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New stakes created in Ghana, Liberia and Mozambique

The Church organized a new stake in the Accra metropolitan area on April 23rd. The Teshie Ghana Stake was organized from a division of the Accra Ghana Christiansborg Stake and the Tema Ghana Stake. The new stake includes the following … Continue reading

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Second stake in Sierra Leone approved

Missionaries serving in the Sierra Leone Freetown Mission report that the Church will organize a new stake in Freetown within the near future. The new stake will become the Church’s second stake in Sierra Leone. It is unclear whether the … Continue reading

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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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