Embassy of Pakistan Niamey
On Wednesday, June 15, 2022, H.E. Mr. Ahmed Ali Sirohey, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Niger organized a ceremony in honour of the best NGOs and non-profit welfare organisations working for humanity in the Republic of Niger. The ceremony was attended by the Nigerien Minister of Tourism & Culture H.E. Muhammad Hamid who was the guest of honour.
The embassy in collaboration with the local department scrutinised the 30 best local NGOs and invited them to honour them in a ceremony for their most efficient role and active NGOs of Niger e.g. Muslim Hands Niger and others.
The Ambassador of Pakistan welcomed the participation Minister and all the guests to Pakistan House for this prestigious event.
The ceremony started with the recitation of the Quran followed National Anthem of Niger and Pakistan. His Excellency Minister of Tourism and Pakistani envoy presided over the decoration of the selected NGOs, who all received an Award of Excellence in recognition of their performance and highly recognized efforts in their duties.
In his allocution, Minister congratulated representatives of NGOs who received recognition. He pointed out that serving humanity is a noble cause and should be recognized for their hard work. Their efforts and performances should be more valued.
The welfare organisations playing important role in the economic development and poverty reduction of Niger. Niger the least developed country is facing a lot of problems. We as Muslims should play an important role in extending assistance to Niger, which highly contributes to the development of the country.
The ceremony concluded with the affirmation of all stakeholders to work more actively for the betterment of human beings.