News Releases

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.

​Over 500 Benefit from Health Talk

As part of the activities to mark Democracy Day, the Lagos Nigeria Agege Stake (a group of Latter-day Saint congregations) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints offered free medical check-ups and medicine to over 500 persons during their first Health Talk seminar.

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Elder David A. Bednar: Latter-day Saint Apostle Makes First Visit  to Three African Countries

Elder David A. Bednar of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles emphasized the simple truths taught by Jesus Christ at gatherings of members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Senegal, Guinea and Mali from May 21-23, 2017. 

Elder Renlund Invites Youth to Submit Questions

Elder Dale G. Renlund and his wife, Ruth, invite African youth to submit questions for at a Face to Face event on August 5. 2017. 

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

15th Anniversary of First Missionary Training Center in Africa

May 17, 2017 marks the 15th anniversary of the first missionary training center on the continent of Africa. Missionary Training Centers are centers devoted to training missionaries for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 

From Ghana Mormon Newsroom

Church Promotes Religious Freedom in Africa

 

Leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who oversee Church activities in the countries of West Africa were welcomed as guests and participants at the Fifth Annual African Law and Religion Symposium held in Morocco on May 14-16, 2017.

Face to Face for Africa Youth

 

On August 5, 2017, Elder Dale G. Renlund and his wife, Ruth, will host a Face to Face event for youth on the African continent. This event will originate from Accra, Ghana.

Community Efforts Renovate Offin Health Centre

Latter-day Saints from the Igbogbo Branch of the Ikeja, Nigeria Stake (a group of congregations) joined community volunteers in the last lap of renovations prior to the presentation of new medical equipment to Offin Community Health Centre. The event was sponsored by LDS Charities, the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. 

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

New Mormon Relief Society President Speaks at the UN

Sister Jean B. Bingham, the new general president of the Relief Society of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, spoke at the United Nations in New York City Thursday on the Church’s humanitarian efforts.