News Releases

Missionaries Now Have More Options to Communicate With Families

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has announced an update to guidelines regarding communication between full-time missionaries and their families.

"Light The World" Succour Reaches The Under-Privileged

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints joined the Nigerian Television Authority (NTA Channel 10, Lagos) in celebrating and donating gift items to some physically challenged students and humanitarian institutions at the television station’s 2018 Christmas Party. The Church employed this platform to reach the needy and underprivileged members of the society as part of the 2018 “Light the World” initiative..

Rome Italy Temple to Begin Public Tours

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Public tours begin this month for the Rome Italy Temple of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Italy.

Nigerian Television Authority Hosts Church Leaders

The Management of Nigerian Television Authority (NTA Channel 10), a government-owned and partly-commercial Television Station, recently played host to some leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints who were on a courtesy visit to the NTA office at Tejuosho, Yaba Lagos.

First Presidency Statement on Temples

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Whenever the Lord has had a people on the earth who will obey His word, they have been commanded to build temples. Scriptures document patterns of temple worship from the times of Adam and Eve, Moses, Solomon, Nephi, and others.

Dress Standards Updated for Sister Missionaries

From United Kingdom Mormon NewsroomSister missionaries of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in all 407 missions around the world now have the option to wear dress trousers.

2018 Year in Review

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)Take a look back at the year's significant stories, events and commentary.

Age Changes for Youth Progression and Ordination Announced

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)The First Presidency of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced a change Friday designed to strengthen children and youth through increased faith in Jesus Christ, deeper understanding of His gospel, and greater unity with His Church and its members.

First Presidency 2018 Christmas Message

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

"Now, I Can See"

The Free Eye Expedition held in July 2017 in Benin City by the LDS Charities- the humanitarian arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, left behind a legacy of restored sight and membership of the Church to Mr. Solomon Agbonkoko, a widower and retired civil servant.