News Releases

Service for Humanity

In an amazing display of gratitude and service, over 40 members of The church of Jesus Christ of latter day saints came together on Saturday June 16, 2018; when Africa celebrated the day of the African child to offer community service to formerly abused, abandoned and neglected children, at Nsambya Babies Home, Kampala.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Latter-day Saint Hymnbook and Children’s Songbook to Be Revised

Two books of sacred music published by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints are about to undergo significant changes.

Ntinda Ward Family Discovery Day  

On Saturday 2 June 2018, members of The church of Jesus Christ of latter day saints in the Ntinda ward assembled together to learn and strengthen relationships with their families at a family discovery day activity. “Every family has a history” was the theme for the activity and it was presided over by President Powell L. Oketa the Kampala North Stake President.    

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Nelson Challenges Youth to Participate in ‘Greatest Cause’ on Earth

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and his wife, Wendy, participated in a worldwide devotional for youth that originated at the Conference Center in Salt Lake City on Sunday, June 3, 2018.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormonism in Pictures: Through the Lens of Staff Photographers

“This show is a show of hope and a faith,” said Cody Bell, staff photographer of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Thirty-four large-scale images taken by Bell and fellow staff photographer Leslie Nilsson are on display at the Church History Museum in Salt Lake City until January 2019.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

Mormons Around the World Country Newsroom Websites May 24, 2018

MormonNewsroom.org features stories from its 80 international Newsroom websites as well as those from around the United States to share what members and leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints around the world are doing to better the communities in which they live.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

FAQ for New Initiative for Children and Youth Development

The following FAQ addresses a new initiative from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for its children and youth development.

From South Africa Mormon Newsroom

The Youth of Africa Embrace Family History

Young people research their family histories and help their grandparents with research at the Family History Center in Johannesburg, South Africa.

From Kenya Mormon Newsroom

East African Mormons look forward to a Nairobi temple

By Fredrick Nzwili | April 18, 2018 published in Religious News Weekly

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

President Nelson Arrives in Africa