Africa Area Overview

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The Africa Area of the Wesleyan Church comprises of church work and related ministries in 16 countries of Africa with historic and administrative ties to the North America Conference of the Wesleyan Church.  North American missionaries working with the Wesleyan Church of Africa are appointed and sent by Global Partners, the mission department of the Wesleyan Church in North America.

Quick Facts:

Countries of ministry: (16) Burkina Faso, Cameroon, Congo (DRC), Ghana, Kenya, Liberia, Malawi, Mozambique, Nigeria, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Uganda, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Churches: 1,180
Ordained ministers: 349
Licensed ministers: 359
Members: 80,970
Bible Colleges: 7
Primary Schools: 121
Secondary Schools: 8
Hospitals: 2

Missionaries: (The following Global Partners' missionaries are assigned to work with the Africa Area as whole. Missionaries assigned to work within a specific country are listed in that country's page.)

Dr. Bob & Brenda Bagley, Africa Area Director
Rev. Randal & Candice Cheney, Consultant for Thelogical Education

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