Rev. Mulondani Nicolas Kyalangalilwa is the responsible pastor of Lephare Bukavu and chairs a 7-member church council. Nicolas is married to Rachel and they have three children: a boy Benaiah and two daughters Ronelle and Abigail. Nicolas was born and raised in the city of Bukavu, in the Democratic Republic of Congo. He attended Alfajiri College from pre-school until obtaining his state diploma in Literary Section option Latin-Philosophy. He graduated (Bachelor in Pharmacology) from the Midrand Graduate Institute (MGI- 2007) and holds two postgraduate degrees, a Masters (and Honours) degree in Pharmacology from the University of Pretoria (2011) as well as a Masters in Theology from Capital Seminary-Lancaster Bible College (in Pennsylvania in USA-2018). He is currently a PhD student in Organizational Leadership at the same institution. Nicolas also received theological training at Johannesburg Bible College. He ministered for a time at Christ Church Midrand (CCM) in South Africa. In this capacity he has been involved and exposed to a wide range of ministry possibilities. He returned to Bukavu to set up Lephare-Bukavu (REACH-DRC). Nicolas is a Member of the Council of The Gospel Coalition Africa (https://africa.thegospelcoalition.org) and of the Advisory Board of City to City- Africa (https://citytocityafrica.com).