THE VISION

Build a Kwara, that is made up of Kwara men, women and youth who are successful, self-sufficient and prosperous

THE MISSION

The Gobir Foundation is committed to empowering the average native of Kwara, who inspires and provides contentment

GOAL

The overriding goal of Gobir Foundation is to set a precedence in the delivery of quality social intervention services

FOCUS

The Gobir Foundation is devoted to playing a crirical role in restoring Kwara to her glorious days

GOBIR FOUNDATION

The Foundation was established in 2017 by one of Kwara’s foremost industrialists and philanthropists, Alhaji Yakubu Gobir and serves as the vehicle for furthering his social impact activities

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FINISHED PROJECTS

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CREATIVE MATERIALS

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EXPERIENCED MASTERS

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PROFESSIONAL AWARDS

ABOUT THE FOUNDER

Alhaji Yakubu Gobir – Waziri Kasar Hausa, was born in London on the 19th of October, 1965 into the family of late Ambassador Abubakar Garba Gobir who started his career in the Northern Nigeria Government as a Private Secretary to the late Sardauna of Sokoto – Sir Ahmadu Bello and retired meritoriously after 35 years in service as a Federal Permanent Secretary in 1988.

A successful entrepreneur and relentless philanthropist, Waziri Gobir is an alumnus of INSEAD and Harvard Business School.

OUR GALLERY

Gobir Foundation

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REGISTRATION

Registration for Gobir Foundation support programmes/Projects

GOBIR FUNDS: Gobir fund is a micro-credit facility set up to provide venture funds and business support for market women and small-scale business owners. The outfit will afford traders, business owners and start-ups to acees funding between 10,000 to 50,000 with a chance to scale up their credit limits as they successfully prove prudent in their business endeavours.

Gobirl Funds will also provide financial literacy trainings and technical support to lift the most socially disadvantaged out of poverty thorough investment in community development schemes, Start-ups and business grants.

GOBIR-TECH: Is an innovative outfit set up to provide a robust platform for creative natives of Kwara, especially the youth to pursue their creative and artistic potentials. Gobir Tech or G-Tech will also provide trainings on digital accessibility and will set up an innovation hub to give young creative a chance to explore their passion.

GOBIR CARE: Is a health support service of the Gobir Foundation dedicated to improving the quality of life of the average family by investing in healthcare with focus on aged people, children, maternity care and dietary education.