Who We Are

Founded in 1984, the All Africa Baptist Youth Fellowship (AABYF) is a department under the All Africa Baptist Fellowship (AABF); which is an arm of the Baptist World Alliance. We serve as a platform to unite and coordinate Baptist youth bodies on the continent for fellowship, missions, evangelism, church planting.


Our Purpose

AABYF is a dynamic, Mission and Impact-driven youth organization. We are committed to all-round development of capacity to influence the world for Christ and aim at connecting the world with the truth of the gospel of Christ.


Our Vision

To network, partner and strengthen fellowship amongst Conventions, Unions, Associations and centralized Baptist Churches in Africa to fulfil the Great Commission and engage in co-operative social action.


Our Reach

We are in over 42 countries in Africa across 57 Conventions and Unions and we operate a regional based leadership in service to God, our Conventions, Unions and Communities. Our sub regions are the Western, Central, Eastern, Southern Regions. We’re working to organize the Northern Region.

Meet Our Team

Bro. Jonas Kakenge Mbwenga

President, AABYF

Enunuaye Onajite

General Secretary

Based in Nigeria and Delta State precisely. Former National President, Nigerian Baptist Convention Youth Conference (NBCYC)

Loko Kodjo Paul

Deputy General Secretary

Involved in training young people.

Paulin Mugisho

President of Central Africa Sub-Region

Based in DR Congo, I’m passionate about leadership and impact full life skills among our youth.

Bro. Agogo Iyiola David

Social and Publicity Secretary, AABYF

Pastor. Elias Apetogbo


Victoria Maame Esi Aidoo


Based in Ghana. Mentor on the Horizons Programme. Let’s continue to be about Our Father’s Business


Delegate – French Speaking Countries

Let us unite for success of the Great Commission. Discipline and Excellence must be the pledge by all and for all in our community.

Koffi Soké Kpomgbe

BWA Horizons Area Director - Africa

One of the Past Presidents of AABYF, he currently serves as Area Director, Africa for the Online Leadership Training programme for Youth & Children Workers.

Gideon Sabu Washington

President of Western Africa Sub-Region

Let’s keep praying and working together as youth of Africa for te growth of His kingdom and the AABYF.

John Baimba Sesay

Delegate – English Speaking Countries

A resilient and passionate youth with development oriented mindset

HRH Oba Adeoye Gbenga (JP)

Advisor, AABYF

Reverend Mpho Chauke

President, AABYF Southern Africa Sub region


Our Reach

Conventions and Unions