Founder/Editor-in-Chief of SI Magazine Ltd, Khadijah Abdullahi-Iya, was recently honoured at the Civil Action Coalition on Education for All (CSACEFA) first annual get together event along with several others.
Hajiya Abdullahi-Iya received an award for excellence for her contributions to education in the FCT at the event held at the Quality Link Park Garden, Wuse Zone 7, Abuja.
Addressing guests at the event, the coalition Focal Person, Abanka J.I Musa, who welcomed both members and guests commended the efforts and contributions of the awardees to the promotion of education in Nigeria. He said: “For those of you nominated for today’s award and recognition, this is to appreciate your humble contributions to quality education and for being good ambassadors of CSACEFA.”
He also pleaded for unity amongst its members, saying “this house must not fall in our lifetime.”
Responding to the award, Hajiya Khadijah thanked members of the coalition and promised to do more for the growth and development of education in Abuja and Nigeria at large.
Other recipients of the awards were Executive Director, Civil Society Legislative Advocacy Centre (CISLAC), FCT-Abuja, Mr Auwal Musa; Executive Director, African Centre For Leadership Strategy & Dev. (Centre LSD), FCT-Abuja, DR Otive Igbuzor; Registrar General/CEO, Chartered Institute of Commerce of Nigeria, Lagos, Prince Ademola Abidoye. Others were Proprietor, Excellent Grade Int’l Schools, Kubwu, Abuja, FCT, Chief Mrs. Iroh; Chairman, Metro Group Nig Ltd, Abuja, Chief Frank O. Okosis; Chairman, VETO Group Nig Ltd, Abuja, Chief Kingsley Kalu and, Prof Mary N. Lar of Blooming Hills School, Utako, Jabi, FCT-Abuja Nigeria.