Who we are

Congress of African Journalists

About Us

CAJ is registered as Incorporated Trustees of Congress of African Journalists with the Corporate Affairs Commission in Nigeria. (Check CAC public search portal)

CAJ is also guided by understanding of the critical role information plays in Africa’s development trajectory and will encourage and facilitate the sharing of factual information. 

Congress of African Journalists

Our Objectives

Objectives of Congress of African Journalists (CAJ)
1. Seeking to establish a Pan African journalists organisation with the aim to bring together, under one umbrella, journalists of Africa origin, both conventional and non-conventional, establish greater unity, cooperation and solidarity.
2. To raise awareness among journalists and media professionals in Africa through education...

Benefits of CAJ's membership

  1. Belonging to an international media association committed to advocacy on behalf of member journalists in matters pertaining to professional development and seeking opportunities for professional growth.
  2. Being part of an international networking platform with colleague across the African diaspora.
  3. Access to information on Training and up skilling opportunities.
  4. Discover, launder and share ideas on CAJ platform based on critical thinking and objectivity.
  5. Sharing of opportunities on employment opportunities, collaboration and referrals.
  6. Content sharing about happenings around the globe and access to reliable information from members.
  7. Members can serve as fixers in their respective countries to fellow colleagues who are also members of CAJ.
  8. Travel opportunities across Africa for media seminars and conferences.

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Our Board of Trustees

The Board of Trustees shall have the fundamental responsibilities of providing the organisation with sound governance, fiduciary and strategic oversight and direction. The board shall oversee the operations of the organisation, ensures that the public’s trust is upheld. It shall ensure the organisation’s financial integrity and ethical practices. It shall ensure legal requirements are met and established procedures to safeguard the organisation from fraud and risk.

Michael A. Adeboboye

Emmanuella Maikem Manzie

Ashraf Aboul Yazid Dali


Flat 16, Block 28, FHA Estate, near Asokoro District Hospital, Nyerere Crescent, Asokoro,

13, Olaleye Street, Somolu,
Email: support@congressofafricanjournalists.org


Phone: +2349034766543

North Africa: +20 109 575 5602
Southern Africa: +27 84 686 1394
West Africa: +233 24 758 1838
Central Africa: +237 77707870
East Africa: +252 61 5540001
Diaspora: +1 (832) 762-8698
International Liaison:
+1 (240) 429-2177