Asyarfs Awards

1.. National Award (Honor Date Aug 2009  honor issuer OCD)

2. Diamond Award for Leadership Role Model: From Today’s People International
Northern Nigerian Student Award 2018 (Asyarfs)


At the event, the group, led by the Vice President (National Affairs) of the council, Barr. Farouk Mohammed, noted that NYCN is the apex body of youths cutting across the 19 northern states and the Federal Capital Territory (Abuja).

According to him, the youths have been involved several activities, including promoting harmonious relationship among different ethnic groups in parts of northern Nigeria, youth empowerment and support for vulnerable groups, among others.

He appealed to the Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation to partner with youth organisation to better the lives of young people in northern Nigeria.

Responding, the award recipient, represented by the Abuja Liaison Officer of the foundation, Comrade James Ezema, pledged the Foundation’s readiness to work with the youth group to ensure that their vision for young people is fulfilled.

“The foundation has been involved in several activities in different parts of Africa, especially in Nigeria and other countries in West African subregion, torching lives of vulnerable members of local communities, including women and children, putting smiles on their faces.

“So, the foundation will surely support your activities and partner with you to ensure that your vision is fulfilled”, he said.

The award was in recognition and appreciation of the immense contributions of Dr. Asabe Shehu Yar’Adu “towards youth empowerment, philanthropy, human transformation, education development, and prudent management of resources for the benefit of humanity and the country”, the group noted.


As a bridge builder, she has been honoured with several chieftaincy across the Federation like Anambra, Ebonyi, Delta, Lagos, Imo and Abia State. But most notable, recently she coffered as the ODI UKO NA MBA NDI-IGBO. She has been honoured with Doctorate degree on PUBLIC POLICY by NOVENA University, Delta State.

Hajiya Asabe Shehu Musa Yar’Adua is a woman of substance, with many honors to her credit, too many to mention, but notable among them includes:

3.Teachers without Boarder United Nation
4.African Golden Award on Humanitarian Service
From Today’s People International (Ghana)
5.West African Life Achievement Recognition Award 2008
From Citinet and George Kerry Life Foundation
6.The Most Valuable NGO Supporting Youth Empowerment/Corporate Social Responsibility “CRS” Award 2008
From Citinet and George Kerry Life Foundation
7.Meritorious Award
From Twilight International Character Reformation Club
8.Love for Humanitarian Service/Role Model
From U.S African Eye Award
9.Achiever Award
From Imo State Government
10. Love for Humanity Award
From Rotary Club International
11.Recognition Award 2008
Odi Uko Na Mba of Ndigbo (A Rear Germ)
12. Humanitarian Service Award.
From Fobnar Health Foundation
13.Royal Peace Award
14. African Children of Peace Club an affiliate of African Foundation for Peace and Love Initiatives
15. Heart for the Poor Award
From Citinet and George Kerry Foundation
16. The Most valuable NGO Supporting Corporate Social Responsibility in Africa
From Citinet and George Kerry Foundation
17. Love for Humanity Award
From Rotary International Club
18.Humanitarian Services Award
From Lion Club
19. African Success Award
Service to Humanity
20. Professional Fellowship Award (PFA)
Institute of Strategic Managers, Ghana
21. Nollywood Mother of the Century Award
22. Legend Award
From Ajif
23. Honourary Award
24. Institution of Strategic Managers, Ghana
Fellow of the Institute (FSM) Ghana
25. Love for Humanity Award
Asabe Shehu Yar’Adua Foundation, Germany Chapter
26. Life Achievement Recognition Award for Youth Empowerment
From Citinet and Kerry Foundation
27. Urhobo Music Peace Ambassador World Wide
Distinguished Personality of the year




31.Millennium Development Ambassador Award

32.Love for Humanity Award



  2. Heart for the Poor Award

  3. Life Achievement Recognition Award