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Entered: 9/19/2002
Last Updated: 5/9/2018


Organized 2003; reorganized 2013

Territory: Benin, Burkina Faso, Cabo Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Congo, Cote d'Ivoire, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Liberia, Mali, Mauritania, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, Sierra Leone, and Togo; comprising the Eastern Nigeria, Northern Nigeria, Southern Ghana, and Western Nigeria Union Conferences; and the Cameroon, Central African, Eastern Sahel, Northern Ghana, West African, and Western Sahel Union Missions.

Editor's Note: Credentialed Employees are not being listed in the 2018 Yearbook for divisions, unions, conferences, missions/fields, regions, or field stations.

Statistics (June 30, 2017): Churches, 4,218; membership, 746,467; population, 423,512,000 (online statistics).

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StreetAddr Cocody, Rue du Belier, Lot 10
Cote d'Ivoire
Cocody, Rue du Belier Lot 10
Cote d'Ivoire
MailAddr 22 Boite Postale 1764
Abidjan 22
Cote d'Ivoire
22 Boite Postale 1764
Abidjan 22
Cote d'Ivoire
Phone 225 (22) 44-00-97, 225-44-06-15, 225-44-64-85 225 (22) 44-00-97, 225-44-06-15
Fax 225 (22) 44-23-41 225 (22) 44-23-41
Website www.wad-adventist.org www.wad-adventist.org
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President, Elie Weick-Dido (E-mail: show).

Secretary, Kingsley C. Anonaba (E-mail: show); Assistants, Sarah Opoku-Boateng, Selom Kwasi Sessou, Stella Love Drah.

Treasurer, Emmanuel S. D. Manu (E-mail: show); Associates, N'dah Alloua Assemian, Olatunde Afolayan, Isaac Owusu-Dankwa.

Executive Committee:

Elie Weick-Dido, Chair; Kingsley C. Anonaba, Secretary; Wisdom C. Adiele, Olatunde Afolayan, Ray Allen, Patrick Etoughe Anani, Kingsley C. Anonaba, Valere G. Minyono Assembe, Ndah Alloua Assemian, Grah Salomon Assienin, James K. Badu, Juvenal Balisasa, Daniel Bediako, Firmin Alfred Bidzimou, Stephen Bindas, Kwame Kwanin Boakye, Bamidele Amos Dada, Francis F. Daria, Komlan A. Djossou, Andreia Liliane Dos Anjos, Solomon Duah Boateng, Ugochuku Elems, N. John Enang, Theresa Ennin, Andrews L. Ewoo, Juliet Gbada, James Golay, Gonondo Guidaidi, Esther Shem Ibrahim, Jallah S. Karbah, Zakari Kassoule, Irineo Evaldo Koch, Amon Kalayi Kwaskebe, Alexis Remon Llaguno, Emmanuel S. Manu, Ndaa, Gladys C. Nwokocha, Abraham Dada Obaya, Kwaku Danso-Abeam, Thomas T. Ocran, Akintayo Odeyemi, Daniel Opoku-Boateng, Kingsley Osei, Oyeleke A. Owolabi, Isaac Owusu-Dankwa, Eric Redd, Guy Fernand Roger, Vincent Roger Same, Omobonike Sessou, Ademola Tayo, Bassey Effiong Okon Udoh, Antoine Zoundi.


Adventist Chaplaincy Ministries, N. John Enang.

Children's Ministries, and Women's Ministries, Omobonike Sessou.

Communication, and Public Affairs and Religious Liberty, Irineo Evaldo Koch.

Education, Juvenal Balisasa.

Family Ministries, Stephen H. Bindas.

Health Ministries, Ndaa.

Ministerial Association, Daniel Opoku-Boateng; Evangelism, Vincent Roger Same; Shepherdess International, Sarah Opoku-Boateng.

Publishing Ministries, Abraham Dada Obaya.

Sabbath School and Personal Ministries, Vincent Roger Same.

Stewardship Ministries, Jallah S. Karbah.

Youth Ministries, Ugochukwu Elems.


ADRA Africa Regional Office (Tri-division serving the East-Central Africa, Southern Africa-Indian Ocean, and West-Central Africa Divisions). Magadi Road; Ongata Rongai; Nairobi; Kenya. Mailing: Private Bag; Mbagathi 00503; Nairobi; Kenya. Telephone: 254 (20) 660-3623/4/5. E-mail: show. Director, Akintayo Odeyemi (E-mail: show); Finance Director, Kurt Schwardt; Programmes and Planning Director, Zivayi Nengomasha; Technical Advisor, Yetunde Odeyemi; Regional Sunplus Coordinator, David Ackah; Emergency Management Coordinator, Hannah Ndung'u; Administrative Assistant, Benter Ogal.

Ministries and Services:

Adventist AIDS International Ministry (Tri-division office serving the East-Central Africa, Southern Africa-Indian Ocean, and West-Central Africa Divisions). 30 Peter Place; Block B, Bryanston 2060; South Africa. Mailing: P.O. Box 1823; Cramerview 2060; South Africa. Telephone: 27 (11) 463-1501. Regional Director, Alexis R. Llaguno (E-mail: show).

Adventist Volunteer Service Coordinator, and Legal Affairs, Kingsley C. Anonaba.

Adventist World Radio. Boite Postale 1751; Abidjan 08; Cote d'Ivoire. Telephone: 225 (22) 44-00-97, 44-06-15, 44-64-85.

Adventist World Radio, Africa Region (includes East-Central Africa, Southern Africa-Indian Ocean, and West-Central Africa Divisions). 1 Milbanke Court; Milbanke Way; Bracknell, Berkshire RG12 1RP; England. Telephone: 44 (1344) 401-401. Fax: 44 (1344) 401-419. Region Director, Ray Allen; Program Coordinator, Vasili Makarchuk.

Adventist-Muslim Relations, and Global Mission, Zakari Kassoule.

Auditing: See listing under General Conference Services.

Development, and Strategic Planning, James Kwaku Badu.

Public Campus Ministries, Ugochukwu Elems.

Special Needs Services, Stephen Bindas.

Spirit of Prophecy, N. John Enang.

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