Seventh-Day Adventist Church: Trans-African Division

Seventh-Day Adventist Church

Trans-African Division

In 1958, the Southern African Division became the Trans-African Division. The headquarters was moved from Cape Town to Salisbury, Southern Rhodesia.

In 1983, the Trans-Africa Division was dissolved and both the South African Union Conference and the Southern Union were administered directly by the General Conference.


  • Seventh-Day Adventist Contributions to East Africa1903 – 1983
  • The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Southern Africa—Race Relations and Apartheid