by Achadu Gabriel, Kaduna
Two members of Women for Peace in Nigeria (WOPIN) have been given Kaduna Achievers and Leadership Awards. The two awardees include Grace Magaji, Kaduna State coordinator, and Dr Safiya Umar, North-central coordinator of the WOPIN.
Presenting the awards to the awardees on Saturday, joint organisers of the award, ‘Unique Global Initiative’ in collaboration with ‘Kaduna Hall Fame,’ explained that the award was in recognition of their exceptional achievement, giant stride, leadership services to humanity and contribution to the development of Kaduna State.
Speaking in an interview, the awardees, Dr Safiya Umar and Grace Magaji, thanked the organisers of the award for the good gesture shown to them.
They also expressed satisfaction that the award would boost their morale and serve as a motivation to do more by way of contributing to humanity through WOPIN, which is charged with the responsibility to bring peace to the society through the family.
Music entertainment, inspirational speakers and speeches, among other things, were presented during the ceremony held at Arewa House, Kaduna.
The two WOPIN members received the award alongside 23 other personalities.