About Us

Description Text..The Directorate of Technical Cooperation in Africa (DTCA) is a Nigerian Agency established in 2001 under the supervision of the Nigerian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Contact Info

Plot 894, No 11, Onitsha Crescent Off Gimbiya Street, Area 11, Garki, Abuja, Nigeria

+234 8143939524




  1. Individual Experts:

Top-level experts in any field of human endeavour wishing to make his/her services available to areas of need in African countries other than Nigeria should:

  1. Visit DTCA website at dtca.gov.ng and complete the online form;
  2. Complete the online form, print it and post to:

The Director General

Directorate of Technical Cooperation in Africa (DTCA),

Ministry of Foreign Affairs,

Plot 894, No. 11 Onitsha Crescent

(Facing Gimbiya Street), Area 11

  1. M. B. 557, Garki, Abuja



  1. Institutions/Establishments:

Institutions/establishments wishing to collaborate with similar institutions/establishments in Africa through the collaboration programmes of the DTCA should:

            Visit DTCA website at www.dtca.gov.ng and complete the online form.

  1. Projects/Programmes:

DTCA facilitates and finances projects that fall within the priority areas of recipient countries. Funds are available for research grants, rehabilitation of ailing or dormant industries, public utilities etc, and for setting-up new projects.

            Countries wishing to approach DTCA for assistance may do so:

  1. Through their representative mission in Nigeria; or
  2. By visiting DTCA website at dtca.gov.ng, and following the online instructions.