The Africa West Area Presidency recently shared their vision for the Area for 2016 through the Area Plan. Elder LeGrand R. Curtis Jr., President of the Africa West Area of the Church said, We have developed this vision in order to help us build our faith in Christ, focus on gospel ordinances and strengthen the rising generation.”
On January 7, 2016, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints announced the formation of three new missions: the Democratic Republic of the Congo Mbuji-Mayi Mission, the Nigeria Owerri Mission and the Vietnam Hanoi Mission.
The Sabbath Day training videos constitute another step The First Presidency and the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles in helping members of the Church develop greater faith in Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ and His Atonement through greater observance of the Sabbath day both in the home and at Church. It is expected that the videos would be shared in Area Councils, Stake/Districts Councils and Ward/Branch Councils.