Mbennah Named to TWR Post

Will begin as international director in April
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Trans World Radio named Dr. Emmanuel D. Mbennah as its international director for Africa.

The native of Tanzania succeeds the Rev. Stephen Boakye-Yiadom, who died in 2007.

TWR President/CEO Lauren Libby made the announcement, saying Mbennah "brings a tremendous blend of spiritual leadership and maturity as well as the strategic ability to develop mission."

Mbennah has a postgraduate degree in biblical studies and a Ph.D. in communications from Potchefstroom University in South Africa. He earned a Master's in Communications from Wheaton College in Wheaton, Ill., and a B.A. in communication arts from Messiah College in Grantham, Pa.

TWR produces programs in 225 languages.