Motto: Promoting cultural awareness and positive values of Nigerian Canadians.

Independence Day







Warm greetings to all present here, distinguished guests and fellow Nigerians. For those watching or listening online, we say thank you for joining us in marking this day. Welcome to this Flag Raising ceremony to mark the 62nd Independence of our motherland
– Nigeria.
As a people united in purpose, we must act as good ambassadors in whatever situation or capacity we find ourselves and set aside our differences and harness our energies to the task of nation building.


VENUE: 17 Vinyl Court, Vaughan. ON. L4L 4A3

Essay Writing Competition


This year, with mouth-watering prizes, our Essay Competition invites young Nigerian Canadians, aged 18-35, to explore the relationship between their identity and any aspect of their culture. Contestants will submit an original, 750-word essay, double spaced and maximum of 3-pages.

Entries will be checked for plagiarism and three winners will be selected.

  • 1st Prize:   $1,000
  • 2nd Prize: $750
  • 3rd Prize:  $500

The essay competition will be open from February 1, 2022, to February 14, 2022. All essays will be submitted electronically via the form below. Contestants may be required to provide a government issued ID.

    Black History Month – Young Adult Writing Competition

    Please use this form to submit your entry into the Young Adult Writing Competition

    Black History Month – February 19th


    Black History Month 2022 is here and Nigerian Canadian Association, Greater Toronto Area is excited to invite you to its celebration event.

    On February 19, 2022, we will celebrate Black History Month with the Nigerian Canadian community in a virtual event. As a friend and supporter of our community, we would be delighted to have you present.

    This year, the theme for Black History Month is February and Forever: Celebrating Black History today and every day. Accordingly, our celebration will include a recognition ceremony for stand-out achievers in the Nigerian Canadian community, announcement of winners of our Black History Month essay competition, cultural presentations and more.

    Details to join are below:

    • Event: NCA GTA’s Black History Month 2022 Celebration
    • Date/Time: February 19, 2022, | 06:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
    • Venue: Zoom | ID: 873 0546 8329 | Passcode: BHM2022
    • Link:
    • RSVP:

    We look forward to seeing you. Thank you.

    Access Grants – February 5th


    NCA GTA will be hosting a session on how to access grants provided by the Canadian government for black communities. If you have been thinking about how to access funding for your business or non-profit organization, this session is for you.

    Topic: New Money For Your Business, Non-Profit & Social Enterprises

    Time: Feb 5, 2022 11:00 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

    Join Zoom Meeting:

    Meeting ID: 886 3625 3505

    Passcode: MONEY We look forward to seeing you!

    Mortgage 102 – February 13th



    NCA GTA is excited to bring you a sequel in its mortgage series. On Sunday, February 13, 2022 at 3pm EST, industry experts, Franklyn Ben-Awurum and Bisi Ogunwale will be breaking mortgages down again.

    You don’t want to miss this!

    Topic: MORTGAGE 102: Everything About Obtaining a Mortgage in Canada

    Time: Feb 13, 2022 03:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

    Join Zoom Meeting :

    Meeting ID: 878 1442 5768

    Passcode: MORT102

    If you missed MORTGAGE 101 and would like to see it, click the link: