News Releases

At ‘Be One’ Celebration, a Call for Optimism and Overcoming Prejudice

The "Be One" event celebrated, through song, dance and the spoken word, the Church’s June 1978 revelation that extended the blessings of the priesthood and the temple to all of God's children everywhere in the world.

Ghana Receives Its First OCT Eye Scan

LDS Charities (the Humanitarian Arm) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has donated a Beam and Ocular Coherence Tomography (OCT) eye scan equipment to authorities of St. Thomas Eye Hospital in Accra.

LDS Charities bring relief to Bosuso SDA School

The students of Bosuso Seventh Day Adventist School in the Fanteakwa South District in the Eastern Region have heaved a euphoric sigh of relief after LDS Charities, an arm of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints which cares for the poor and needy, handed over an ultra- modern toilet facility to authorities of the school. The handing over ceremony took place at Bosusu on 29th May, 2018. It was amid the display of cultural dances and poetry recital by students of the school.

LDS Church Honors Family Advocates

Four individuals have been honored by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at its 2018 Family Values Awards for their outstanding contribution towards the promotion and protection of family values in the country.

Public Affairs Team Meets Paramount Chief

It was a beautiful sight to behold when the Lilies Dance Crew of Osu, ushered the Africa West Area Public Affairs team of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter- Day Saints into the Osu Manste (King of the Ga people) palace, amid singing and display of diverse African dance.

Brook P. Hales Called as General Authority Seventy

Brook P. Hales has been called to serve as a General Authority Seventy effective May 17, 2018, at age 62. At the time of his call, he had been serving as the secretary to the First Presidency and will continue in this role. 

Inter-faith activities foster relationships among residents of Takoradi  

Collaborative activities in our communities helps foster unity among residents in Takoradi.

President Russell M. Nelson's 2018 Global Ministry Tour

The 2018 global ministry tour of President Russell M. Nelson and Elder Jeffrey R. Holland covered eight cities in 11 days in Europe, Africa and Asia. Below is a summary of coverage from each city.

President Nelson Concludes Global Ministry Tour in Hawaii

President Nelson Arrives in Africa