General Presbyter: Africa
Bishop Stephen Masilela is an International Presbyter who performs the duties of general oversight for the church worldwide and particular divisions or world regions of the church. General Presbyters working in context with the General Overseer serve in day to day matter with the General Overseer and help moderate the Assembly and other business sessions.
Africa is the world’s second largest and second most populous continent, after Asia. At about 30.2 million km² (11.7 million sq mi) including adjacent islands, it covers 6% of the Earth’s total surface area and 20.4% of the total land area. With 1.0 billion people (as of 2009, see table) in 65 territories (including 54 recognized states), it accounts for about 14.72% of the world’s human population.