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NGOBritain Nigeria Association

British Nigeria Association, 2 Vincent Street, London, SW1P 4LD

Telephone020 78285588
Background Information

The British Nigeria Association is a friendship society, formed in the wake of Nigerian independence. It was founded by former colonial administrator and future Conservative MP Ivor Stanbrook. The Association also established the Alhaji Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Memorial Trust Fund in 1968, in order to support Nigerian educational projects, and enjoys close relations with its Nigerian sister-body, the Nigeria Britain Association. Sources: Independent 24 Feb 2004; (June 2007); as of November 2008, the association website did not seem to be working any more.

Year Created1961
Other Names / Antecedent Bodies
Related Organisations

Alhaji Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa Memorial Trust Fund; Nigeria Britain Association

KeywordsInternational relations and international affairs.
Last Edited ByRC at 03/11/2008 17:31:54