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From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Thousands Tour Latter-day Saint Ghana Missionary Training Center

Media houses, government leaders, Paramount Chiefs, and a Queen Mother were among thousands who joined Latter-day Saints to tour the Ghana Missionary Training Center (MTC) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints when it opened to the public last week.

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Renlunds Speak “Face to Face” With Youth in Africa

Latter-day Saint youth throughout the continent of Africa participated in the first broadcast event of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from West Africa. Elder Dale G. Renlund of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles and his wife, Ruth, hosted a regional Face to Face event Saturday, August 5, 2017.

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Ghana Missionary Training Center Opens in Accra

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is hosting a public open house for the newly expanded Missionary Training Center (MTC) in Accra, Ghana. Tours are available August 8-12, 2017.

Latter-day Saints Offer Free Eye Screening and Surgeries

Over 3000 people have benefitted from the Free Eye Screening exercises organized by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Owoseni, New Benin, Benin City and Ejigbo, Lagos. The Church partnered with the University of Benin Teaching Hospital (UBTH), Benin to provide the services in the Benin City exercise, and the Eye Foundation Hospital, Ikeja, provided services in Lagos. Both projects were sponsored by LDS Charities, the humanitarian arm of the Church.

First Public Borehole in Amaeke Item Community

LDS Charities recently commissioned the first public borehole in Amaeke Item Community in Bende Local Government Area of Abia State. More than 350 members of the community, both at home and diaspora, witnessed the ceremony.

Apostle to Talk Face to Face with African Youth

Youth in Africa will have the opportunity to ask questions of an apostle of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints during a live Face to Face event originating from the Ghana Missionary Training Center.

LDS Charities Helps Muslim School Children

Shouts of praise were heard at Zumratul Islamiyah Nursery and Primary School on July 7, 2017. LDS Charities, the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, presented a new toilet facility to the school, which serves 260 Muslim students from ages three to thirteen years old.

Okwu Community Hospital Receives New Look

Members from the Owerri Nigeria Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (group of congregations) labored side by side with members of the Okwu Autonomous Community to renovate Okwu Community Hospital in May.

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Public Invited to Tour New Ghana Missionary Training Center

Public tours of the new buildings are available beginning at 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday August 8 and will continue through Saturday, August 12. The final tour begins each day at 5:00 p.m. Tickets are not required to attend the open house. 

Justice for All

"Justice for all" was the concern of participants at the recently concluded International Conference on Law and Religion held at the International Conference Centre of the University of Ibadan, Nigeria.