A non-governmental and humanitarian organization in Zamfara state named Victim of Violence Foundation and one of their member Hauwa’u Aliyu Zurmi yesterday in Abuja received various awards for their services to humanity. The awards were presented to recipients states and members that excelled in the various chapters.
The prestigious awards by the charity foundation were issued at a ceremony and dinner organized by the national body of the organization in Abuja.
Prominent and worthy of mention was the recipient of Most active member award from the Zamfara state chapter of Victim of Violence, Mrs Hauwa’u Aliyu Zurmi. She has been recognised as very active and also one of the valuable members of the organization.
The state branch was awrded with the Golden State Award which was received by the State Coordnator of the association, Mr Mustapha Sani. The National president of the Victim of Violence Charity foundation, Engr Suleiman Abubakar Gummi presented the Golden state award to Zamfara state chapter of the organization.
The occasion is part of the events marking the 4th year anniversary of the creation of the foundation which was celebrated by Zamfara chapter with a Charity Walk on Domestic Violence which was reported by this medium.
Borno state chapter also clinched the Best Member Award and a cash price of the sum of N150,000. The event was held yesterday at the International Conference Centre in Abuja at Taraba hall. Victim of violence organisation is also an active member of the zamfara State Coalition of NGOs.