The Oasis Reporters
May 27, 2021
By Asile Abel, Jos.
The Executive Secretary of the Nigeria Christians Pilgrims Commission, NCPC, Rev. Yakubu Pam has been honoured with a Peace Award by the coalition of Arewa non-governmental Organization.
The Executive members of the Coalition of Arewa Non-governmental Organizations led by its Chairman, Alhaji. Abdullahi Adamu were in NCPC, Abuja to present the certificate of award to the recipient, the Executive Secretary of NCPC, Rev. Yakubu Pam.
In his remarks, the NCPC Boss thanked them for considering him worthy and deserving of the award. In his words; ‘I am so happy for those who sacrificed their time in the social media to vote for me’.
He said that the time has come for Nigeria to prove her integrity as a Nation. He called on Nigerians to emphasize more on things that unite us rather than things that divide us as a people.
Earlier, the Chairman and leader of delegation, Alhaji. Abdullahi Adamu explained that the emergence of the NCPC Boss as the Arewa Man of the year Peace Award, 2021 was subjected to social media voting and that the awards were in 8 categories.
He described Rev. Yakubu Pam’s selection as a ‘credible recognition’. He described the NCPC boss as a man of very rich pedigree, hence the recognition bestowed on him.
Alhaji. Adamu reiterated that the Peace Award would be formally presented to the NCPC boss next month in Kaduna.