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It was in March 2007 that Book Aid for Africa (BAFA) was officially registered in the UK as a Charity. Since then, many countries in Africa have benefitted from the thousands of books that have been shipped to their primary, secondary, further and higher education institutions. On SATURDAY, 28th OCTOBER 2017, BAFA is commemorating its 10 […]



The Board of Trustees and the Management Team of BAFA are delighted to know that our shipment of books has made a big difference to the library provision at Mountain Top University, Ibafo, Ogun State, Nigeria. Our shipment of a 20-foot container load of books was delivered to the University Library on March 2nd, 2017. […]

BAFA Chair Meets High Commissioners

BAFA Chair, Professor Elewechi Okike recently met with the High Commissioners of Malawi, Uganda, and Mozambique in London to discuss shipment, and the clearance of books shipped, to their countries

1 March 2018 World Book Day

It’s World Book Day on 1st March 2018 !!! Please consider making a generous donation to enable us to send books to the different countries in Africa that have requested books from us. Click here to Donate Thank you.

October is Black History Month

Book Aid for Africa has been making a difference in the educational landscape in Africa. During this period, we have shipped over 200,000 books to different countries in Africa, including Ghana, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Tanzania, Uganda, Zimbabwe, amongst others. We have received requests for books from many other countries, but need funds to process the […]


Nigeria: Books sent to Edo State

In February 2011, BAFA shipped a container load of books and other educational resources to Edo State. The school until then had no library. The school authorities were so pleased with the volume of books received from BAFA that they decided to expand the size of their new library building so that other schools in […]

Covenant University donation to BAFA

Covenant University, the leading faith-based Private University in Nigeria, has made a generous donation to BAFA, to enable the Charity to continue to make a difference in the educational landscape in Africa. The generous donation further affirms the University’s mission (http://covenantuniversity.edu.ng/About-Us#.VcfT-etN3FI) which is to rescue education and revolutionalize the educational landscape, of Africa. The Board of […]