Peace poster Presentation by Lions Club of Dar es Salaam Mzizima at Alliance Francais was literally buzzing with excitement as a majority of the peace poster participants, Lion members and various officials of the facility were present to witness the prize giving ceremony held on Sat 6 Oct at 11.00 am.
This year we had the honour of also including contestants from the Spice islands. The Art master with his fellow compatriot who judged the contest admitted that it was an extremely difficult task to award the first and second prizes due to the good job done by all the children.
The first winner was Victor Peter of Lukooni Primary School with Runner up Nuru Jamal Bakhressa of International School of Tanganyika (IST-Elementary Campus).
Judge was Frank Yustard and we had presence of Sullivan BENETIER The director of Alliance Francaise Dar es Salaam at the presentation ceremony in which on behalf of the Lions Club of Dar es Salaam Mzizima Thanking for joining us.
Before the presentation. The chief Guest Lion Sara Qadri said a few words to grace the occasion She stressed that Peace was the ultimate in anyones life time in her own words how well said...
"To imagine peace in an environment like ours is always fantastic and we should send this message all over...
Imagine peace in other countries..where you are not certain to come back home from work as your beloved ones wait for you impatiently"
Club sincerely thanks the convener of the Peace Poster contest Lion Saifuddin Nagri for carrying this activity for the past 3 years. Also the coordinator Ernest Mtaya who organized the contest and the judge Frank Yustard and Alliance Francaise.
The entire event was conducted by the chairman Lion Shanti Shah who was the host of the event.
Report by Ln Bhavin Sonigra.