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West-Central Africa Division of Seventh-day Adventists

West-Central Africa Division of Seventh-day Adventists
Abbreviation WAD
Type Religious/Non-Profit
Headquarters

Cocody, Rue du Belier Ilot 10 Abidjan

Cote d'Ivoire
Location
Coordinates 5.330565,-3.992254
Region served West-Central Africa
Membership 880,000
Official language French, English
President Gilbert Wari
Parent organization General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists
Website www.wad-adventist.org/

The West-Central Africa Division of Seventh-day Adventists is a sub-entity of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, which coordinates the Church's operations in 22 African countries, which include Benin, Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Côte d'Ivoire (Ivory Coast), Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo. Its headquarters is in Abidjan, Côte d'Ivoire.

This division was established in 2003. According to the 2012 Seventh-day Adventist Yearbook, the division includes 3,339 churches with a membership of 879,434. [1]

See also

References

  1. ^ 2012 Yearbook of Seventh-day Adventists, Online Edition Retrieved December 20, 2012

External links

  • Official website in English
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