From Maduabuchi Nmeribeh, Kano
For her heart of gold and philanthropic activities, wife of Dr. Jamil Isiaku Gwamna, Chief Excecutive Director (CEO) of Kano Electricity Distribution Company (KEDCO), Dr. Zainab, has been penciled down for an Award of Excellence from a reputable international organization.
Hajia Zainab, who is the Executive Chairlady, Family Trust and Care Foundation, an organization that is supporting the less privileged in the society, as well as, carrying out empowerment programmes will be receiving the Business Women Association (UBWA) Award, amongst other reputable recipients on April 24.
According to a Release from UBWA Media Office, Dr. Zainab is being recognized, following her philanthropic acts through countless supports to less privileged persons as well as her empowerment programmes for women in the society.
The Release further stated that, “the United Business Women Association (UBWA) of Nigerian and Diaspora has resolved to present an Ambassadorial Award of Excellence to Hajia Dr Zainab Jamil Isiaku Gwamna.
“Hajia Zainab’s act of kindness has benefitted several children while empowering women economically to ensure that their vulnerability to poverty was drastically reduced. This has attracted for her several awards and earned her this present UBWA recognition for the award.
“Her philanthropic activities cover different sectors of human endeavours particularly education for children, supports to women groups to empower the women folks to contribute to the welfare of their households.
“She is also a mentor to many young minds, promoting girl-child education, while ensuring that girls are given the right platforms to escape the many challenges that prevent them from achieving greatness in life.”