Africa

Cameroon | LMH Served: 54

High in the northwest mountains of this lush African country sit the dioceses of Kumbo and Bamenda. Kumbo is the smaller of the two cities, with 80,000 residents, is at a higher elevation and is in a more rural setting. Bamenda, a city of about 500,000, is known for its cool climate and scenic, hilly location.

 

Uganda | LMH Served: 10

The Diocese of Kabale is located in the southwest region of Uganda, bordering Rwanda. It is very lush and green with interlocking hills and spectacular valleys. The elevation in many areas ranges from between 3,999 and 7,700 feet above sea level. The city of Kabale has approximatly 49,000 residents. Bwindi National Park, home of the mountain gorillas, is located within the diocesan borders.







Previous Service Locations

Ethiopia | 1973–1975 | LMH Served: 3

Gambia | 1982–1989 | LMH Served: 3

Ghana | 1958–1973, 1995-2002 | LMH Served: 28

Lesotho | 1972–1979 | LMH Served: 4

Kenya | 1957–2016 | LMH Served: 58
Malawi | 1962–1978 | LMH Served: 64

Nigeria | 1957–1966 | LMH Served: 35

Sierra Leone | 1969–1980, 1989–1994 | LMH Served: 17

South Africa | 1957–1976, 1992–1994 | LMH Served: 19

Sudan | 1958–1967 | LMH Served: 7

Tanzania | 1956–1989, 2009–2014 | LMH Served: 30
Zambia | 1959–1978 | LMH Served: 19

Zimbabwe | 1958–1975 | LMH Served: 44