About Us

About Zumunta Association

Zumunta Association USA, Inc. (Zumunta), a 501 (c) 3 organization, is an umbrella organization of Nigerians in the Diaspora representing the 19 Northern States of the Federal Republic of Nigeria, and the Federal Capital Territory (FCT).

It was founded in 1991 in the Tri-State area comprising of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, to foster goodwill through social interaction amongst Nigerians of Northern descent. Zumunta is currently made up of 12 chapters spanning across the United States of America.

Our association focuses attention on the areas of Health, Education, Youth Development and Women’s Empowerment. Within these focus areas; we are always looking to foster unity, collaboration, diversity and advocacy for the purpose of creating positive change and development in Nigeria.

19 Member States and Partners


  • Adamawa
  • Bauchi
  • Benue
  • Borno
  • Gombe
  • Jigawa
  • Kaduna
  • Kano
  • Katsina
  • Kebbi
  • Kogi
  • Kwara
  • Nassarawa
  • Plateau
  • Niger
  • Sokoto
  • Taraba
  • Yobe
  • Zamfara
  • FCT
  • Embassy in DC
  • Igbo Congress
  • Egbe Omo Yoruba

Zumunta Presidents from Inception to Present