Africa Forum of Teaching Regulatory Authorities (AFTRA) is an association of the Teaching Regulatory Authorities in all African countries.
AFTRA is also a subset of the world body of Teaching Councils, called the International Forum of Teaching Regulatory Authorities, IFTRA. (please visit IFTRA's website: www.iftra.org)
The organisations that make up AFTRA and IFTRA are established by the statutes of the respective Countries to regulate and control the teaching profession in the Countries. The key aims of AFTRA and IFTRA are to promote the professionalisation of teaching globally, set international standards for the profession and facilitate co-operation among member nations for the benefit of the education systems of the various Countries.
The South African Council for Educators (SACE) is the current Chair of AFTRA, with the following address:
South Africa Council of Educators (SACE)
261 West Street
Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria is AFTRA Headquarters, with the following address:
Teachers Registration Council of Nigeria
(Federal Ministry of Education)
12 ODA Crescent, off Aminu Kano Crescent Wuse II
PMB 526 Garki, Abuja - Nigeria
TEL: +234-8054499674; +234-9-8762019