|Samuel Salifu (left)|
Engineer Samuel Salifu, former national Secretary of Christian Association Of Nigeria(CAN) have been awarded the fifth Stefanus Prize For Religious Freedom in a ceremony in Oslo Norway, chidi opara reports have learned.
The prize was established in 2005 by the Stefanus Alliance International, formerly known as the Norwegian Mission To The East,
Bishop Thomas of the Coptic Orthodox Church Of Alexandria, we learned, is a former recipient of the prize.
Engineer Salifu is presently a member of the board of the Nigerian branch of Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW).
Chief Executive of Christian Solidarity Worldwide (CSW), Mervyn Thomas have congratulated Salifu.