10 Feb 2019: Stake Division
The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints organized a new stake in the Kinshasa Region of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DR Congo). The Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Lukunga Stake was organized from a division of the Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Ngaliema Stake. The new stake includes the following six wards and one branch: the Kimbwala 1st, Kimbwala 2nd, Malueka 1st, Malueka 2nd, Lutendale 1st, and Mazal Wards, and the Lutendale 2nd Branch. There are now 11 stakes in the Kinshasa metropolitan area.
It is the second stake of the year 2019 to be created in this country.
Note also : March 12-30 is the Open House for the new Kinshasa Democratic Republic of the Congo Temple.