Helping Poor Children – Habiba Abubakar

Habiba Abubakar has provided a number of children and young people with the much-needed funds for their educational development. At the EAP Foundation, she has shepherded countless school children through the hurdles of maintaining their educational course amid financial obstacles. She has awarded a number of scholarships to young people from poor families in Nigeria.

Habiba Abubakar is the founder and owner of the Foundation for the Elderly and the Poor, which was launched in the year 2006. Since its founding more than nine years ago, she has run the nonprofit organization as a non-government organization, or, ‘NGO’. In order to ensure that the EAP Foundation remains independent and reliably available to those in need, she does not accept or solicit donations for the charitable organization.

The EAP Foundation provides shelter, food, and quality education to many individuals from poor and under-served populations in Nigeria. Habiba Abubakar believes that all children, no matter what country they live in, are Gods children, and, as such, she does whatever she can to help children in need. Having three beautiful children of her own, she is well aware of the importance of a quality education towards the growth and development of children.

Habiba Abubakar has been recognized by a myriad of institutions for her work in helping children, including media outlets and other nonprofit organizations. Habiba Abubakar has been made a Peace Ambassador to the United Nations in recognition of her tireless work at the EAP Foundation in helping children from poor families, the elderly, and other underserved populations of Nigeria.


Habiba Abubakar – Founder of the EAP Foundation

Habiba Abubakar is the founder of the non-government organization, the Elderly and the Poor Foundation, or, the ‘EAP Foundation’. Based in Abuja, Nigeria, she founded the EAP Foundation in 2006 as a nonprofit organization that does not accept or solicit financial contributions. Uniquely positioned to help the under-served populations of the poor, elderly, and struggling families, she has sustained the EAP Foundation on her own since founding it nine years ago.

A highly successful property management professional, Habiba Abubakar owns and operates a number of properties throughout the city of Abuja, Nigeria. She is a graduate of the University of Science and Technology Haryana, where she earned her degree in Mass Communication. She has also received her professional development diploma from UK-based Edexcel in Business Management, as well as her HND from the Stratford Business School.

Habiba Abubakar has received recognition for not only her business prowess, but also for her tireless altruism at the EAP Foundation. She has bestowed countless donations of her money to the NGO, and has never allowed the organization to accept donations nor has she solicited them. It is her belief that no matter where those in need may live, whether in one country, or another, they are entitled to the same basic necessities for human well-being. Especially children.

Habiba Abubakar has been recognized for her philanthropy by a number of organizations with a myriad of awards. She is the recipient of an ADMA award, the African Legacy award, the Ibo Youth Ambassador Award, and many more.

Habiba Abubakar – Honored at the Ambassador Charity Awards

Celebrated philanthropist and NGO owner Habiba Abubakar was honored to have been named an Ambassador for the Less Privileged at 2014’s Ambassador Charity Awards/Concert; an event organized to not only bring happiness and joy to Nigeria’s less-privileged population, but to also recognize the generosity of people, corporate bodies and nonprofit foundations that have made, and continue to make, selfless contributions in the name of humanity, charity and less-fortunate populations throughout the world.

The event, which took place at the Lagos Oriental Hotel Lekki, featured many notable charitable personalities, honoring people like Hajia Habiba Abubakar their continued good works while celebrating the charitable community as a whole. The fun-filled evening, which was hosted by popular comedian Koffi Idowu, included appearances by numerous other popular stars and celebrities, including Ebele the Flutist, Neul, NIkke Laoye, Comedian MC SmS, J-Das, Babatunde the Oyibo, The City Treasure and more.

Habiba Abubakar is proud to be a part of such a charitable local community, and to make a difference for others when and wherever she has the opportunity. Abubakar was well-represented at the event, and who dedicated her award to the less-privileged people of society. Her representative also made an effort to encourage others to continue giving to those in need, and to carry on the spirit of giving and of charity well into the future.

Abubakar has owned and operated the Elderly and The Poor Foundation since 2006. She is one of the best-known members of the charitable community, as well as one of its most notable philanthropists.

Habiba Abubakar – Helping Provide Meaning to People’s Lives

As the leader and founder of the Elderly and the Poor Foundation, a nonprofit organization, Habiba Abubakar strives to provide the disadvantaged an accessible resource of help, support and care at all times. Her ultimate goal is help provide real meaning to people’s lives, and to make a positive difference in both her community and throughout her country.

Habiba Abubakar believes that every child is a gift from God, and that no child is born or deserves to live a life of suffering. It is because of this belief that Abubakar created the EAP Foundation, an organization whose primary focus and goal is to care for and cater to each struggling child’s needs, and to provide for those that would otherwise have no means or access to support. Nothing is as satisfying or as rewarding to Abubakar as the opportunity to make a young person smile, and to provide hope and help where non previously existed.

Poverty and disability can be difficult conditions to cope with for anyone, though they tend to have a much deeper impact on the lives of children. Hajia Habiba Abubakar’s goal is to show local children that there are, in fact, people and organizations out there that truly care about their welfare and well-being, and that a helping hand is always nearby when they need it the most.

Abubakar and EAP help to provide education, shelter, food, clothing and medical services to children in need, and to see that everyone has the opportunity to both find and begin a fresh start to their lives.


Habiba Abubakar – Providing the Elderly Value, Quality and Peace

One of the primary goals of Habiba Abubakar, founder of the Elderly and the Poor Foundation, is to seek value, quality-of-life and peace for the elderly population of Nigeria. A dedicated and compassionate philanthropist for much of her life, Abubakar looks to support every elderly member of the Nigerian population through such essential services as facilities, gifts, outings, food, cleaning, information and more.

Habiba Abubakar and EAP believe that older people through Nigeria should have the ability to maintain their independence, and to live their lives with dignity and peace of mind. Their objective is to offer every Nigerian senior citizen the best in residential and nursing care, and help the elderly live happily and securely in their own homes through access to a variety of community services, which includes grant-giving, welfare , home support and home-visiting for those in the most financial need.

Hajia Habiba Abubakar and EAP are passionate about providing the support elderly people need to live a better quality of life. They believe that every older person deserves to have something tangible and positive to look forward to, and to have the same quality opportunity to live their lives to their fullest potential.

Through the generosity and support of friends and contributors throughout the country, Habiba Abubakar and the Elderly and the Poor Foundation continues to expand their services to better serve the elderly, and to help the older Nigerian population face whatever challenges that come their way. Their goal is to provide a constant source of caring support to every elderly individual in need of help.