News Releases

From South Africa Mormon Newsroom

Elder Sitati delivers a key address on religious freedom in Rwanda

Elder Joseph Sitati, a General Authority Seventy of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and a member of the Africa Southeast Area Presidency, has delivered a key address on religious freeom in the Rwandan captital Kigali.

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

First Volume of ‘Saints’ Now Available 

For only the third time, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has released a new set of multivolume books about its history.  

From South Africa Mormon Newsroom

Mormon Helping Hands Project Gakuto Village, Botswana

Local Church leaders turn over Mormon Helping Hands project to Gakuto Village, August 18, 2018

From Mormon Newsroom (Salt Lake City)

The Name of the Church

President Russell M. Nelson of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints has made the following statement regarding the name of the Church.

From South Africa Mormon Newsroom

Africa Southeast Area Mormon Helping Hands Day

August 18, 2018 is the Areawide Mormon Helping Hands Day!

From South Africa Mormon Newsroom

A New Africa Southeast Area Presidency Begins to Serve

On August 1, 2018 the new Africa Southeast Area Presidency began their service.

From Pacific Mormon Newsroom

South African High Commissioner Participates in Interfaith Service Project

In honour of Mandela Day, members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Catholic and Hindu faiths in partnership with Compass Health Organisation gathered to assemble medical packets, a Compass Health initiative.

From South Africa Mormon Newsroom

President Russell M. Nelson’s Africa Southeast Area Connections

In April 2018 President Nelson visited Zimbabwe and Kenya but his association with the Africa Southeast Area started long ago.

From Pacific Mormon Newsroom

VIDEO: 17 Year Old New Zealander Rights the Wrongs of the Past

"Black blood runs in the veins of 17 year old Brigham Riwai-Couch," TVNZ's

Kadoma Zimbabwe Branches Sponsor Community 5km Run/Walk

Saturday, June 30, 2018, dawned a typical sunny Zimbabwean winter morning, perfect for the 5km Run/Walk, a community activity to increase awareness of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Kadoma.