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Gabon Information

Gabon Information
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AT A GLANCE

  • First Church presence in Gabon:  1980
  • Church received provisional legal status: 2012
  • Current number of congregations: 1
  • Current Church membership in Gabon: 105
  • Nearest temple:  Johannesburg, South Africa

HISTORY OF THE CHURCH IN GABON

  • 1980s: The first records showing Church activity in Gabon indicate that three Church members met together in Libreville for sunday school meetings.
  • 1992 :  The Church receives permission to enter the country.  
  • 2003:  The Country is transferred to the Africa Southeast Area. 
  • 2013:  In May, a meetinghouse was leased and Elder and Sister Moody entered the country as the first missionaries. 
  • 2013: The Church was officially recognized on October 25, 2013.