The Chief Executive Officer of Tazan Foundation, Hon. Tazan Saahibfatiu Onimisi has declared the recent award recognition given to him as a charge to do more, keep impacting and reaching out to the less privileged and complementing governments efforts in the areas health and education.
It will be recorded that Tazan Foundation under the leadership of it CEO has speedily brought transformation to the life’s of the commoners within and outside the shores of the state, recorded tremendous achieving in promoting quality education at the grassroots, help in the fight against malaria through public sensitization and provision of malaria protective kits.
In his opening remark, the CEO Tazan Foundation who also doubles as the Director of Foreign Affairs, Integration of National Youth Council of Nigeria, United Arab Emirate (UAE) thanked the groups, North Central Youth Parliament (NCYP) and Nigeria Medical Students Association, North Central Region for the recognition, stressing that the award belongs to his supportive family and his workers.
He added that prior before now, his Foundation was not in the business of accepting awards from groups, disclosing that this became necessary to boast the moral of his staff and to remind them that the world is watching and taken note of the little they are doing.
Tazan stressed that “my drive to help the needy and provide quality education and health care system for those at the grassroots is inspired by my own humble beginning were my parents and my community had to struggle to give me the best they can.
“God haven blessed the work of my hands, I find it pertinent to by extension ensure that our leaders of tomorrow, our aged parents and those at the poor of the poorest communities is giving social amenities attention and give them sense of purpose and hope for a great future.
“The world we live in today is quite complex and demanding; as government alone cannot catch up with the needs of everyone considering the raising population of the country, hence, the need for well to do individuals and groups to help complement governments efforts,” he said.
He further disclosed that so much was done in the year 2021 but more will be done in 2022 if God spears our lives as there are still millions of persons who need our help to survive.
He thanked his family and workers for being the push behind the success achieved so far, adding that God who rewards one in secret will reward them awesomely for their choice to help humanity.
Earlier in his speech, the North Central Regional Coordinator of NIMSA, Elukpo Jeremiah, said it took a painstaking effort for the group to research into various personalities in the state, that are making efforts in the area of leadership, achievement, obedience to rule of law, humanitarian services, commitment to duty to give the award.
Tazan was awarded an award of ‘Icon of Youth Development’ by NCYP and an ‘Award of Achievement’ by NIMSA.