The African IT Professionals was started by Tamboura Abdoullah, and "long story cut short" we have become a budding force with a 3,790-members as of today 2nd-October, 2013.
The AITP is a place for all African information and communication technology professionals in Africa and around the world to share information about IT industry in Africa, career opportunities,IT training and certification.
Our Facebook page is at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/africangeeks/
I am one of the admins and a "chief-whip" for the page.
Our website at http://www.aitps.net is an effort where we hope to enlarge our social reach to all Africans. I am also one of the admins and also a webmaster.