News Releases

President Monson to Celebrate 90th Birthday

Thomas S. Monson, president of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, will celebrate his 90th birthday Monday, August 21, 2017.

Young Adults Reach Out to the Aged
 

Young single adults (YSA) from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints donated supplies to the aged at the Twifo Hemang facility in Twifo Praso as part of their annual YSA summit held August 4, 2017. Young adults gathered from Cape Coast, Takoradi, Mpintsin, Praso District, Fosu, Yamoransa and Tarkwa District to surprise the aged and their families with a visit.

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.

Young Adult Summit Held in Sunyani, Brong Ahafo Region
 

More than 670 young single adults between the ages of 18 to 30 years gathered at the Sunyani Technical University to participate in a three Region Young Adult Summit of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from August 3-5, 2017.

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.

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.

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.

Latter-day Saints Donate Blood to Effia-Nkwanta Regional Hospital
 

Members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from the Takoradi and Mpintsin Ghana Stakes (a group of congregations) recently held a blood donation event at the Takoradi Stake Center.

Following the screening of 150 members of the Church, 94 donated blood.

Church in Ten West African Countries
 

The Bamako Mali Branch (a small congregation) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was created on July 9, 2017. Formation of the Bamako branch marks the tenth country in West Africa to have organized Latter-day Saints congregations.

Senior Citizens and Widows Honored on Republic Day
 

Members of the Kumasi Dichemso Stake (a group of congregations) of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints celebrated Ghana Republic Day by honoring the aged and widows in their congregations.