Church of the Province of West Africa


UN grant for Diocese of Liberia program to combat gender violence

Episcopal Relief & Development and the humanitarian arm of the Episcopal Church of Liberia (ECL-RD) were awarded a second $670,000 three-year grant from the 


Archbishop backs national cathedral campaign

Archbishop Daniel Yinkah Sarfo of Ghana backs campaign to build an ecumenical cathedral in Accra


Ghanaian Anglicans urged to stop praying for the dead

No such thing as purgatory, altar servers conference told. Focus instead on prayers for the living.


Bo bishop on trial for theft of Ebola fund

Four senior officials of the Anglican Diocese of Bo in Sierra Leone have been sentenced to three years imprisonment after having been convicted of stealing over 2 Billion Leones


"Shut up!" West African archbishop tells prophets of doom

Archbishop Daniel Sarfo urges Ghanaians to pay no attention to self-appointed prophets


Sierra Leone bishop accused of stealing Ebola funds

Bishop Emmanuel Tucker accused of stealing $275,000 collected to combat the 2014 Ebola outbreak


Christmas message from the Bishop of the Gambia

On a particular night, while shepherds in a nearby field were tending their flock they received the news of the birth of Jesus Christ through an angel of the LORD.


Bishops report on West Africa two years after the Ebola epidemic

The response of Anglican churches and other faith communities to the Ebola outbreak in West Africa can serve as a model for addressing other epidemics, the Anglican Alliance heard this week.


Archbishop calls for troops to be brought home

Archbishop Daniel Sarfo has urged his government to bring home troops serving in overseas peacekeeping missions to protect the country from the threat of domestic terrorism and Boko Haram. 


West African church consecrates a new bishop for The Gambia

James Odico consecrated 7th Bishop of the Diocese of Gambia on 24 Jan 2016 at St Mary’s Cathedral in Banjul


Rape allegations against priest reawaken memories of Liberia's civil war

The suspension of an Episcopal priest of the Diocese of Liberia for allegedly raping a ten year old girl dominated the headlines of the country’s newspapers yesterday


Primates of the Anglican Communion -- Primate of West Africa

The Most Rev. Daniel Yinkah Sarfo, Primate of West Africa, Archbishop of Ghana and Bishop of Kumasi.