Meet the 2021 Cohort Fellows

Sa’adat Yunusa Mohammed

Sa’adat Yunusa Mohammed, a lawyer by profession with over 10 years’ experience in legal profession and an indigene of Sokoto State from Dange Shuni local Government Area. She is a member of Association of Professional Negotiators and Mediators as well as a Notary Public of the Supreme Court of the Federal Republic of Nigeria. I have participated actively years back and was elected as the Vice President, Law Student Association of Nigeria (UDUS, Branch) and also, Vice President Sokoto State Law Student Association (UDUS, Branch). I received Humanitarian Award by Jaycee in 2006 as well as the Best Female Politician in 2008.

Sa’adat Yunusa Mohammed is the vice President, North West Youth Forum, Chairperson, Sa’ar Mata Foundation (a Non-Governmental Organization – NGO) for the support of women, children and young people and is a recipient of several prestigious, Humanitarian and political awards in Nigeria.  I have travelled around the world to countries like United States of America, United Kingdom, South Korea, several countries in Europe notably, Paris, France, Italy, Prague, Austria, Germany, Spain, Switzerland etc, United Arab Emirates (UAE), Qatar to mention but few.

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