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Church Creates 3 New Stakes, Calls 13 New Stake Presidents

From Utah to Nigeria and Virginia to Australia, learn more about the new stake presidents called by the Church.

Three new stakes have been created.

A new stake has been created from the Port Harcourt Nigeria East and the Port Harcourt Nigeria West stakes. The Port Harcourt Nigeria North Stake, which consists of the Isiodu and Rumuji branches and the Choba, Emohua, Eneka, Igwuruta, Omoku, Rukpokwu and Rumuodumaya wards, was created by Elder Marcus B. Nash, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Declan O. Madu, an Area Seventy.

A new stake has been created from the St. George Utah Washington Fields Stake. The St. George Utah Washington Fields North Stake, which consists of the Washington Fields 5th, Washington Fields 9th, Washington Fields 11th, Washington Fields 12th, Washington Fields 13th, Washington Fields 14th and Washington Fields 15th wards, was created by Elder Randall K. Bennett, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Eric J. Schmutz, an Area Seventy.

A new stake has been created from the Tegucigalpa Honduras Loarque Stake. The Tegucigalpa Honduras Roble West Stake, which consists of the Jardines de Toncontín, Las Amerícas, Las Casitas, Pedregal, Roble Oeste and Villeda wards, was created by Elder Kevin R. Duncan, General Authority Seventy, and Elder Sam M. Galvez, an Area Seventy.

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