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“Education is the most powerful weapon
which you can use to change the world.”
Nelson Mandela

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BOOK AID FOR AFRICA is deeply touched by the plight of schools in the island of Vanuatu, following the devastation caused by Cyclone Pam. Although Vanuatu is not in Africa, nevertheless, we would like to respond to the appeal made by the Head Teacher of Port Villa Central School, who stated that ‘there are a lot of book warehouses out there, you know, in the Western world books are going […]

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World Book Day

THURSDAY, 5TH OF MARCH IS WORLD BOOK DAY! Whilst Boko Haram is on a mission to eradicate Western education in Africa, we at BOOK AID FOR AFRICA believe that every child irrespective of their gender, race, ethnicity or religion, deserves good quality education.This is why we are on a mission to promote excellence in education in Africa. THURSDAY, 5TH MARCH is designated WORLD BOOK DAY, please let us remember children […]

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Join the Go Fund me Campaign

Please support the effort to raise funds to ship books to Malawi. Our warehouse is full of books and we need your help to send the books to Africa as soon as possible. The need is great and you can help.

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BAFA in Partnership with Durham University, Department of Mathematical Sciences

  The pictures of journals from the shipment we made being unpacked at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in Biriwa, Ghana

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book ready to be shipped

Book aid for Africa featured in Sunderland AFC Keroche Panthers

  On Tuesday afternoon 24th September I (Gary Lamb) met with Dr. Elewechi Okike who runs a charitable organisation in Sunderland called “BOOK AID FOR AFRICA”. Dr. Okike along with one of her volunteers Mr Bolaji Ismail, kindly donated over 1,700 educational school books for our school Karai Primary. This gesture by “BOOK AID FOR AFRICA” will greatly enhance the learning opportunities of our children, giving them better opportunities to progress in their future […]

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