2Face Idibia’s Million Voices For Peace Campaign Partners With The Red Cross Society Of Nigeria As He Becomes A Red Cross Ambassador

Over the weekend, the of carried out an investiture ceremony for pop singer, . This happened at a press conference to announce a partnership between ’s for and the of .

The partnership with the of seeks to explore areas of collaboration in raising awareness on the needs of Persons affected by violence in with the aim of mobilizing support for them. Through this initiative joins a list of renowned celebrities who have shown commitment in speaking up for some of the world’s most vulnerable groups.

Mr Umoh, The Lagos zonal program officer for the of stated that it is hoped that 2face’s example will inspire others to show more commitment in supporting on going peace efforts in the country while mobilizing support in aid of affected victims of conflict in .

An excerpt from a speech by 2face at the conference goes thus “Today we take a big step in improvising the plight of internally Displaced persons in through our Partnership with the Nigerian ”. He continued “My colleagues and I have followed closely the humanitarian efforts of the Red Cross and I must confess that we are inspired and excited at the chance to support this cause”
Some months back, a song ‘Break the Silence’ was released by the for . Proceeds from the sale of the song will go towards supporting the work of the Red Cross Society of . The Red Cross is one of the leading humanitarian organizations working to alleviate the sufferings of victims of war, conflicts and other natural disasters in the country and around the world.

This partnership comes at a very special time in the nation’s history as recent reports show that Nigeria has the highest number of internally displaced persons in the country.

The for Peace is a campaign running under the umbrella of the Reach-out Foundation.

For more information about the Reach-out Foundation or the for , kindly visit http://cd2facereachoutfoundation.org

 

Essence contributing during the question and answer session.

Mr Umoh (Lagos Zonal Programs Officer), , Mr Ige Oladimeji (Branch Training Officer) and two members of the Red Cross.

 

A Red Cross member helping 2face Idibia during his Red Cross Investiture

A Red Cross member helping 2face Idibia during his Red Cross Investiture

 

2face Idibia responding to the media after the conference.

2face Idibia responding to the media after the conference.

 

Mr Umoh, 2face Idibia, a Red Cross member, Mr Efe Omoregbe of Now Musik during the Red Cross Investiture of 2face Idibia.

Mr Umoh, 2face Idibia, a Red Cross member, Mr Efe Omoregbe of Now Musik during the Red Cross Investiture of 2face Idibia.

Mr Umoh of the Red Cross Society, 2face Idibia and a Red Cross member.

Mr Umoh of the Red Cross Society, 2face Idibia and a Red Cross member.

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