Daily Archives: July 13, 2017

ASYARF Partners UNESCO on Global Media Information and Literacy Day 2016 (PHOTOS)

The Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation (ASYARF) in conjunction with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) on Monday, November 1, 2016, at the Nigeria Union of Journalists (NUJ), Lagos State Council Secretariat, 9a, Iyalla Street, Alausa-Ikeja, held a symposium on Global Media and Information Literacy Day, 2016, with the theme “Transforming Communities through Media and Information Literacy”. Other ... Read More »

Int’l Women’s Day: ASYARF Founder Reiterates Women’s Role in Communities

At a time Nigeria is witnessing pockets of violence and restiveness, particularly in the North Eastern part of the country, the Founder and President of Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation (ASYARF), Amb. (Dr. ) Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua, has underscored the role of women in promoting peace and development in local communities. She spoke in her message to Nigerian rural women as ... Read More »

ASYARF Observing Elections

Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation is an accredited civil society observer in elections which is in line with the United Nations’ policy framework on election transparency. The organisation has observed Presidential, Governorship and Local Government Elections in Nigeria over the years as well as ECOWAS such as Liberia. The Foundation remains an independent observer with an undying commitment to actualize its ... Read More »

Grassroots Empowerment

ASYARF is determined to enhance the livelihood of the people in the Rural Areas by the provision of viable goods and materials to the grassroot and to bring back hope to the down trodden. Conclusion We invite all women and youths in joining hands with us in building a better society. The Foundation and the Media As usual, since the role ... Read More »


UN HABITAT III EVENT – ” Recent Urban Thinkers Campus Recife (Recife UTC) in Brazil, 24-27th November, 2015. ASYARF Representatives in attendance. RECENT GLOBAL EVENT – ” International Youth Day celebrated by the Foundation’s NGO Representatives on August 12, 2015 and World Humantarian Day on August 19, 2015 Read More »

2016 Events

ASYARF 1st Global Media and Information Literacy(MIL) Day 2016 at in Lagos at the NUJ Secretariat, Alausa, Lagos Read More ASYARF Celebrates with Indigenous Women in Ikorodu Area of Lagos State and Iffo in Ogun State to marks this year International Women day in line with the United Nations. Theme of this year celebration is ” Planet 50:50 by 2030, Step ... Read More »